The second edition was mostly prompted by the announcement by Mozilla that they were shutting down Persona in November 2016. Given that it would affect almost all the chapters from 15 thru to 21, it seemed a good excuse to do a full second edition rather than just an update.
Here, in brief, is an outline of the plan:
Rewrite chapters 15 + 16, replace persona with passwordless auth: first draft done
Update chapters 17+ for persona changes: in progress
Update deployment chapters to use Systemd instead of Upstart: started but only in ansible appendix.
Two new chapters on REST APIs and Ajax: code spiked, but chapters not yet written
That's it, in very brief. You can read more on the google group, and feel free to join in the discussion there too, or here. Let me know what you think!
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A selection of links and videos about TDD, not necessarily all mine, eg this tutorial at PyCon 2013, how to motivate coworkers to write unit tests, thoughts on Django's test tools, London-style TDD and more.
This is my old TDD tutorial, which follows along with the official Django tutorial, but with full TDD. It badly needs updating. Read the book instead!
The campaign page, preserved for history, which led to the glorious presence of the Testing Goat on the front of the book.