Adam Johnson is an author and solo consultant working with Ansible, AWS, Django, and Python.
He is a member of the Django project Technical Board (2.2, 3.x, and 4.x release cycles), and a co-organizer of the The London Django Meetup. He is the author of Speed Up Your Django Tests and Boost Your Django DX.
Adam Johnson has been a guest on 4 episodes.
185: Python + Django + Rich + Testing == Awesome
May 11th, 2022 | 20 mins 55 secs
django, python, rich, unittest
Django has a handful of console commands to help manage and develop sites.
django-rich adds color and nice formatting.
In a recent release, django-rich also add nice colorized tracebacks to the Django test runner.
181: Boost Your Django DX - Adam Johnson
February 28th, 2022 | 27 mins 32 secs
developer experience, django
We talk with Adam Johnson about his new book, "Boost Your Django DX".
135: Speeding up Django Test Suites - Adam Johnson
October 20th, 2020 | 23 mins 34 secs
django, software testing
All test suites start fast. But as you grow your set of tests, each test adds a little bit of time to the suite.
What can you do about it to keep test suites fast?
Some things, like parallelization, are applicable to many domains.
What about, for instance, Django applications?
Well, Adam Johnson has thought about it a lot, and is here to tell us how we can speed up our Django test suites.
128: pytest-randomly - Adam Johnson
August 28th, 2020 | 18 mins 12 secs
pytest, pytest plugins, pytest-randomly, python
Software tests should be order independent. That means you should be able to run them in any order or run them in isolation and get the same result. Adam Johnson created pytest-randomly to ensure test independence.