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Fixed #19633 - Discouraged use of gunicorn's Django integration.

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Tim Graham authored January 22, 2013

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  1. 6  docs/howto/deployment/wsgi/gunicorn.txt
6  docs/howto/deployment/wsgi/gunicorn.txt
@@ -48,6 +48,12 @@ ensure that is to run this command from the same directory as your
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 Using Gunicorn's Django integration
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+.. note::
+    If you are using Django 1.4 or newer, it’s highly recommended to simply run
+    your application with the WSGI interface using the ``gunicorn`` command
+    as described above.
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 To use Gunicorn's built-in Django integration, first add ``"gunicorn"`` to
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 :setting:`INSTALLED_APPS`. Then run ``python run_gunicorn``.
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Shige Abe

For the curious, it would be helpful if it stated briefly why this is recommended.

Marc Tamlyn

It's to do with the fact Django is now WSGI compliant so gunicorn is wrapping Django's own WSGI rather than hacking around inside django as it used to need to. I think it rather substantially reduces the amount of code on both sides.

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