The recent takedown of the youtube-dl project resurfaced memories of a similar project, udemy-dl, that I worked on years ago. I also had to abandon the project due to a DMCA notice. In light of what happened to youtube-dl this felt like the right time to write about it.
Beginnings Back in 2013 when I was starting off as a software consultant, I landed a project to build a desktop GUI application. Read More...
I have recently been using Pydantic a lot, which is pretty cool since it lets me specify concrete types on my previously untyped data.
Until I ran into an error when I was inserting data stored in a Pydantic model to my postgres database using SQLAlchemy.
Problem I have a Pydantic model like this to define my incoming data from a request:
# Pydantic class class EventSchema(BaseModel): ip_address: IPvAnyAddress Another part in my code defined an SQLAlchemy model to persist this incoming information (along with other data not shown here): Read More...