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.tx Removed contrib-messages entry in Transifex config file Jun 29, 2016
django Fixed #27136 -- Changed auth forms' autofocus attribute to HTML5 bool… Aug 29, 2016
docs Added Django 1.11, 2.0 to Python version support table. Aug 26, 2016
extras Fixed #25222 -- Avoided installing django_bash_completion for python*… Aug 4, 2015
js_tests Fixed #26972 -- Fixed is_collection definition in MapWidget initializ… Jul 31, 2016
scripts makemessages now requires a configured Django Aug 25, 2016
tests Fixed typo in auth management test. Aug 29, 2016
.editorconfig Added Python max_line_length to .editorconfig. Jun 13, 2016
.eslintignore Refs #16501, #26474 -- Added xregexp.js source file. Jun 6, 2016
.eslintrc Fixed #25165 -- Removed inline JavaScript from the admin. Dec 5, 2015
.gitattributes Fixed #19670 -- Applied CachedFilesMixin patterns to specific extensions Mar 30, 2016
.gitignore Fixed #22446 -- Added tox.ini to automate pull request checks. Jul 20, 2016
.hgignore Synced .hgignore with .gitignore Jul 1, 2015
AUTHORS Fixed #27067 -- Deprecated string_concat() in favor of format_lazy(). Aug 25, 2016
CONTRIBUTING.rst Added link to the code of conduct from contributing guides. Apr 17, 2015
Gruntfile.js DEP 0003 -- Added JavaScript unit tests. Jul 1, 2015
INSTALL Bumped minimum Python version requirement to 2.7 in Django 1.7. Jul 1, 2013
LICENSE Whitespace cleanup. Oct 10, 2013
LICENSE.python Updated Python license for 2016. Jan 19, 2016 Simplified Dec 12, 2015
README.rst Updated contributing link in the README. Mar 2, 2015
package.json Refs #25803 -- Documented npm compatibility in package.json Dec 8, 2015
setup.cfg Fixed #27091 -- Added .tox to flake8 exclude. Aug 19, 2016 Refs #26033 -- Added password hasher support for Argon2 v1.3. Apr 26, 2016
tox.ini Added environment variable support to tox configuration Aug 24, 2016


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