This post provides a step-by-step guide to manually install Pelican on the bare VirtualBox lubuntu image. You probably want to install it on your own machine as well for any serious work. In most cases, this should be easier than for lubuntu. The key is to make sure you have …read more
Distributed Version Control 101
We have touched upon version control when discussing the issue of accessing the blog repository whilst working with Pelican. You cloned the blog repository onto your local disc. The fact that you copy the entire repository when issuing
hg clone <url of remote repository>
is the …read more
Pelican is a static web site generator implemented in Python. It rgenerates HTML pages and blog posts from Markdown or reStructuredText source files. Pelican is very lightweight, uses the Jinja2 templating engine to generate HTML, and supports themes.
The tools that we will need are
- Pelican 3.5 …