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Creating an SVG based Charting library from scratch

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Building a library we needed, reaching over 450 points on Hacker News.

November 12, 2017 2

Better Error Logging with Frappe

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Bad Error Handling is one of the toughest problems in software architecture and a reason for most breakdowns

October 7, 2016 1

Improving Mobile UI

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See how ERPNext is improving on the mobile side.

July 26, 2016 7

Deployment for everyone

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How we plan to manage our infrastructure using Central

July 4, 2016 8

Schools deserve better management software

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Development of ERPNext Schools.

May 9, 2016 21

Load Overflow

How the stock balance report brought down one of our servers and how we ensured that it doesn't happen again

February 27, 2016 6

Japanese Quality Principles applied to Software

Principles of Japanese Lean Manufacturing and Toyota Production System (TPS) applied to software development

February 19, 2016

Why you can't vote on GitHub Issues

GitHub does not allow users to vote on issues. What does that mean for ERPNext?

November 7, 2015 2

Fixing Long Forms

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Trying to fix a common annoyance on ERPNext, "The forms are too long"

August 20, 2015 14

Developing an ERP System for a Non Profit

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Neil shares his experiences on how he developed an opensource enterprise level reporting application for a Non Profit Organisation, Rotaract

August 6, 2015 1

The Importance of Refactoring Code

Refactoring code does not benefit customers in the short term. Then why do refactoring? Is it worth investing time behind it?

April 23, 2015

MariaDB changes in Version 5

We got a bug report from one of our customers that they we were unable to add any more custom fields. The solution to this added support for

April 21, 2015

Permissions, journey from version 3 to 4

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How Permissions in version 4 came to have all the features of version 3, without its drawbacks

September 2, 2014 1

Generating PDFs on Server Side

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The troubles we faced to get PDF emails working in CentOS

July 9, 2014 3

Any Body Can Debug

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We did a fun geeky activity post open day.

December 5, 2013 1

To round or not to

Rounding values in transactions to tackle floating point errors

August 27, 2013 2

Closing The Documentation Loop

Fixing our Achilles Heels: Documentation!

July 26, 2013 2

Relationships between DocTypes in ERPNext

A chord diagram representing relationships between various DocTypes in ERPNext

March 10, 2013 3

Test Cases Encountered The Most Wanted Reserved Qty Bug

Oh! No. Not Again! This was my first reaction when I discovered an open support ticket is awaiting for me since 3 days.

March 9, 2013 1

How I Met Your Error

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My dearest users,

Prior to the advent of the javascript console, fixing errors was a drag. We had to put up those cryptic

January 26, 2013