Python Exception Class Hierarchy

Python Exception Handling – ImportError and ModuleNotFoundError

Making our way through our detailed Python Exception Handling series we arrive at the ImportError, along with its single child subclass of ModuleNotFoundError. The ImportError is raised when an import statement has trouble successfully importing the specified module. Typically, such a problem is due to an invalid or incorrect path,… continue reading →

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Create a Serverless Twitter Bot with Airbrake and AWS Lambda – Part 3

In Part 1 of this series we setup our development environment, created our twitter-bot project, integrated it with the Twitter API so it could send out programmatic tweets, and performed a basic Atom feed retrieval for some actual content to tweet. In Part 2 we integrated Airbrake’s Node.js software to… continue reading →

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Create a Serverless Twitter Bot with Airbrake and AWS Lambda – Part 2

In Part 1 we setup our development environment, created our twitter-bot project, integrated it with the Twitter API so it could send out programmatic tweets, and performed a basic Atom feed retrieval for some actual content to tweet. Today, we’ll continue refining our Twitter bot by integrating automatic error handling… continue reading →

serverless twitter bot

Create a Serverless Twitter Bot with Airbrake and AWS Lambda – Part 1

Over the next week we’ll be learning how to create a fully-automated, NodeJS, serverless Twitter bot with real-time error monitoring capabilities via Airbrake. Our Twitter bot will be capable of performing just about any task you can imagine, and it will do so serverlessly, by making use of the power… continue reading →