Category: Programming

How to Develop and Deploy a Python Application with Docker and Kubernetes

Running Python Applications Directly on Web Servers In the past, I’ve created a number of Python applications and configured/deployed them as web applications using WSGI and the Apache webserver. I did this for engineering calculators on my website, the Is

Running FDS on a Raspberry Pi

With the help of my labmate Andrew, we successfully compiled and ran the fire model Fire Dynamics Simulator (FDS) on a Raspberry Pi. The Raspberry Pi is a $35 computer with a 700 MHz processor, 512 MB of RAM, and

How to compile CFAST on Mac OS X and Linux

Note: In recent versions of the CFAST and FDS repositories, you can use the ./ and ./ scripts to compile the CFAST and FDS programs. Those scripts are located in the CFAST/ or FDS_Compilation/ directories in the respective CFAST or