Articles tagged with Google App Engine

Google appengine tip: How to clear appcfg credential cache

Many a times, it so happens that you need to work with multiple credentials while uploading/downloading apps on Google appengine. In such a scenario, it becomes difficult to switch credentials instantly. For instance, you have just uploaded an app using appcfg.py with your google credentials and they are … Read More

How to host your own mail server using Google appengine

Google has an outstanding habit of bringing the power of elites to the masses. Firstly, they took over the world of smartphones with android, and now the buzzword everywhere is Google Appengine. Once you get the basics of GAE and start looking beyond your first HelloWorld application, you will start … Read More

How to create a Python app in Google App Engine

Whilst the official pythonic reference for Google app engine is the way I learnt how to build my first GAE app, I found it a bit frustrating to go through each and every link and understand large topics like caching and data stores in detail just to build a small … Read More

How to Generate PDFs in Python for Google App Engine

One of my last projects based on google app engine and python involved storing form data in GAE datastore and generating PDF documents that the user can download. Whilst data storing was the easier part as google's big data API it is pretty well documented, the trickier aspect was to … Read More