My involvement in the Python community

An article about me and my involvement in the Python community (mainly Django) as a Free Software developer, GNU/Linux user and tech conference speaker.

Photo of Punta Aderci in Abruzzo, Italy

 2019-03-03   6 min read      Article   #Python ๐Ÿ #Django ๐Ÿฆ„ #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #Remote work ๐Ÿก #GNU/Linux ๐Ÿง #Free Software ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป


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PGDay.IT 2019

PGDay.IT is the Italian event dedicated to PostgreSQL, one of the most successful open-source projects.

Paolo Melchiorre with Oleg Bartunov at the PGDayIT 2019 in Bologna (Italy)

 2019-05-17   1 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PGDay ๐Ÿ˜ #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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PyCon IT 2019 “X”

PyCon Italia is the national conference where professionals, researchers and enthusiasts of the most beautiful programming language gather together.

Paolo Melchiorre and Carmelo Catalfamo taking a selfie after their talk at the PyCon IT 2019 in Florence (Italy)

 2019-05-03   1 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PyCon ๐Ÿ #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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DjangoCon Europe 2019

DjangoCon Europe is run by the community for the community.

Paolo Melchiorre presenting his talk at DjangoCon Europe 2019 in Copenhagen (Denmark)

 2019-04-12   1 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #DjangoCon ๐Ÿฆ„ #Europe ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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Codemotion Rome 2019

Codemotion is an European Tech Conference devoted to software developers. Codemotion was created in 2007, and holds annual conferences in Rome, Milan, Madrid, Berlin, and Tel Aviv.

Paolo Melchiorre's speaker badge at the Codemotion Rome 2019

 2019-03-22   1 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #Codemotion ๐Ÿ‡ช #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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How to use uWSGI with Python 3.7 in Ubuntu 18.x

Step-by-step how-to guide to use uWSGI with Python 3.7 for Ubuntu 18.04 and 18.10.

Logos of uWSGI and Python

 2019-03-13   1 min read      Howto   #GNU/Linux ๐Ÿง #uWSGI ๐Ÿ‡บ #Python ๐Ÿ #Ubuntu ๐Ÿ‘ฅ


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PyRoma 2019

The first of the PyRoma (Python User Group of Rome, Italy) periodic meetings in 2019

Paolo Melchiorre presenting his talk at the first PyRoma Meetup 2019 in Rome (Italy)

 2019-01-21   1 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PyRoma ๐Ÿ #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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Updating a Django queryset with annotation and subquery

How-To guide to update a Django queryset with annotation and subquery

Photo of Cerrano beach in Abruzzo, Italy

 2018-10-01   2 min read      Article   #Database ๐Ÿ—ƒ๏ธ #Django ๐Ÿฆ„ #Python ๐Ÿ #SQL ๐Ÿ†”


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Upgrading PostgreSQL from 9.6 to 10.0 on Ubuntu 18.04

How-To guide to upgrade PostgreSQL from 9.6 to 10.0 on Ubuntu after upgrade it to 18.04 version.

Logos of Ubuntu and PostgreSQL

 2018-05-19   3 min read      Howto   #Database ๐Ÿ—ƒ๏ธ #Debian ๐Ÿฅ #PostgreSQL ๐Ÿ˜ #Ubuntu ๐Ÿ‘ฅ


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PyCon IT 2018 “Nove”

PyCon Italia is the national conference where professionals, researchers and enthusiasts of the most beautiful programming language gather together.

Paolo Melchiorre presenting his talk at the PyCon IT 2018 in Florence (Italy)

 2018-04-20   1 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PyCon ๐Ÿ #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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Full-Text Search in Django with PostgreSQL

Article based on my talk about Full-Text Search in Django with PostgreSQL.

Logos of Django and PostgreSQL

 2017-12-22   11 min read      Article   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #Database ๐Ÿ—ƒ๏ธ #Django ๐Ÿฆ„ #Full-text search ๐Ÿ” #PostgreSQL ๐Ÿ˜ #Python ๐Ÿ #SQL ๐Ÿ†” #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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PyRoma 2017

The last of the PyRoma (Python User Group of Rome, Italy) periodic meetings in 2017

Paolo Melchiorre answering question after his talk at the PyRoma Meetup 2017 in Rome (Italy)

 2017-11-14   2 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PyRoma ๐Ÿ #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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PGDay.IT 2017

PGDay.IT is the Italian event dedicated to PostgreSQL, one of the most successful open-source projects.

Paolo Melchiorre presenting his talk at the PGDayIT 2017 in Milan (Italy)

 2017-10-13   2 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PGDay ๐Ÿ˜ #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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How to use uWSGI Avahi plugin in Ubuntu

Step-by-step how-to to use uWSGI Avahi plugin for GNU/Linux (tested on Ubuntu 17.04/17.10).

Logos of uWSGI and Avahi

 2017-07-21   1 min read      Howto   #Avahi ๐Ÿ’ #Debian ๐Ÿฅ #GNU/Linux ๐Ÿง #Ubuntu ๐Ÿ‘ฅ #uWSGI ๐Ÿ‡บ


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EuroPython 2017

EuroPython is the official European conference for the Python programming language.

Paolo Melchiorre presenting his talk at the EuroPython 2017 in Rimini (Italy)

 2017-07-12   2 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PyCon ๐Ÿ #Europe ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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Upgrading PostgreSQL from 9.5 to 9.6 on Ubuntu 17.04

How-To guide to upgrade PostgreSQL from 9.5 to 9.6 on Ubuntu after upgrade it to 17.04 version.

Logos of Ubuntu and PostgreSQL

 2017-04-14   2 min read      Howto   #Database ๐Ÿ—ƒ๏ธ #Debian ๐Ÿฅ #PostgreSQL ๐Ÿ˜ #Ubuntu ๐Ÿ‘ฅ


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PyCon IT 2017 “Otto”

PyCon Italia is the national conference where professionals, researchers and enthusiasts of the most beautiful programming language gather together.

Paolo Melchiorre taking a selfie after his talk at the PyCon IT 2017 in Florence (Italy)

 2017-04-08   2 min read      Talk   #Conference ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ #PyCon ๐Ÿ #Italy ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น #Talk ๐Ÿ’ฌ


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How to use uWSGI with Python3.6 in Ubuntu or Debian

Step-by-step how-to to use uWSGI with python3.6 for Ubuntu 16.10/17.04 and Debian 9.

Logos of uWSGI and Python

 2017-04-04   1 min read      Howto   #Debian ๐Ÿฅ #GNU/Linux ๐Ÿง #uWSGI ๐Ÿ‡บ #Python ๐Ÿ #Ubuntu ๐Ÿ‘ฅ


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Let’s start!

New GNU/Linux distribution and new blog!

Ubuntu 5.10

 2005-10-18   1 min read      Article   #Debian ๐Ÿฅ #GNU/Linux ๐Ÿง #Ubuntu ๐Ÿ‘ฅ


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