Frontend development can be extremely complex and frustrating if you come from a python backend background (and probably even if you've been a frontend coder all your life :)

This is partially caused by the different staps that are taken ...

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Testing (with coverage!) EmberJS apps on


I wanted to use a CI SaaS to run all frontend tests + coverage on each commit. There are many services out there but seems to offer a pretty good deal, both free and paid. In short, you can ...

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Hosting an ember-cli app with nginx


I've recently deployed my ember app on a private server. My first naive approach was something like: 

server {
listen 80 default_server;
listen [::]:80 default_server ipv6only=on;
root /home/ivo/myapp;
index index.html;

location / { # First attempt to serve request ...
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Supporting http auth url's using AngularJS

For an application I'm working on I need Angular to successfully check for (any) content on a HTTP-Auth protected url such as


Googling on how to support this gives some overly complex solutions ...

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