11
February
2014

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I recently faced a weird issue where I had a Python Script when run in my normal shell prompt as ./shell_script.sh runs fine, but when I run it as a cron job, it fails. After a lot of digging around I found out that the culprit was an OS command running in the python script. Read more →

11
March
2013

No Comments | 2 Shares | | Tags: AWS AWS EC2 Python Python-Fabric

Amazon Web Services has made it extremely easy and cost effective for anyone to own computing infrastructure on the Cloud as a service and launch applications that can be made highly scalable. We have been working on AWS now for more than 2 years and have had situations where our application is spread across 50 Read more →