Join us as we continue building our product by starting to allow our users to add bike maintenance records to their bikes.
Now with the ability to configure usage of Jinja built into Django 1.8 we will upgrade our application to useing Django 1.8, and use the new template configuration mechanism to run Jinja templates. It is a simple process as you will see from this video.
We have the ability to save data, but how do we get it? In this video we will go over creating a celery task to pull down data from strava regularly. Also things to consider when writing celery tasks to make them effective, and effecient as possible.
Getting data can be easy. Effectively saving it from one source to your database can be a pain. In this video we explore a way to get data from Strava and save it to our database with as little future trouble as possible.