PyOhio 2011: PHP to Python with No Regrets

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PHP to Python with No Regrets

Presented by Alex Ezell

At Emma, we are transforming an eight year old PHP codebase into an API-driven service written in Python. Facing down the triple threat of bad data, encoding issues, and a generation of code cruft, we've begun to see the light of day. Come hear how we did it, where we fell down and where we're succeeding.