Behind the curtain - How Django handles a request
2018-05-26, 14:45–16:45, 🏰

Does Django sometimes feel like Magic to you? In this tutorial, we will peek behind the curtain to understand the wizardry that turns an HTTP request into a response.

Despite rumors to the contrary, Django does not actually involve any magic - it's just code! We will dive deep into this code and trace the exact steps that turn an HTTP request into a response.

On this exciting journey, you'll get a high-level overview of the different components that make up Django, dissect elegant code constructs and even see metaclasses in the wild.