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Deploying Django App to Azure App Services using Git and new version of Python

Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design. Built by experienced developers, it takes care of much of the hassle of Web development, so you can focus on writing your app without needing to reinvent the wheel. It’s free and open source. Below are list of steps which… Read more

Custom deployment folder on Azure Web Apps with Git

Sometimes you don’t want to deploy your application in the default webapps directory when deploying from GitHub (continuous deployment) on Azure webapp. You can do this in 2 ways – 1. Use the SCM_TARGET_PATH to set your path which can be absolute or relative to the D:\home\site path.       2. Create two files in… Read more

Use custom context for Azure Tomcat application

Sometimes, you don’t want to deploy your application in the default deployment folder for your Java webapp on Azure env. One of the best examples could be while using the Git deployment. In that case your deployment gets copied to wwwroot folder and Tomcat checks the deployments in the webapps folder, so you might want to… Read more