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A Bare-bones Flask App

Last time I laid out the uncertainties that have to be explore before I want to try hosting LibraryHippo on Heroku. Here they are again, roughly in descending order of importance and risk:

  1. web app hosting
  2. scheduled jobs
  3. scraping library websites on users' behalf
  4. a small (perhaps a few MB …

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libraryhippo.com lives

For a while now, I've been dithering over getting LibraryHippo its own domain name. I hadn't, mostly because I'm a little lazy and cheap and afraid of the domain registration process. Yesterday at the Day Job, a co-worker (whose name just might be an anagram of Yen Waster), on learning …

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