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Fixed #3846 -- Fixed misleading variable name in 'startapp' code. Tha…

…nks, MarioGonzalez

git-svn-id: bcc190cf-cafb-0310-a4f2-bffc1f526a37
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commit 4326de3fc1871741d9cdd4baeb81576cfb7ce398 1 parent a02e13c
@adrianholovaty adrianholovaty authored
Showing with 4 additions and 3 deletions.
  1. +4 −3 django/core/
7 django/core/
@@ -789,11 +789,12 @@ def startapp(app_name, directory):
# Determine the project_name a bit naively -- by looking at the name of
# the parent directory.
project_dir = os.path.normpath(os.path.join(directory, '..'))
- project_name = os.path.basename(project_dir)
- if app_name == os.path.basename(directory):
+ parent_dir = os.path.basename(project_dir)
+ project_name = os.path.basename(directory)
+ if app_name == project_name:
sys.stderr.write(style.ERROR("Error: You cannot create an app with the same name (%r) as your project.\n" % app_name))
- _start_helper('app', app_name, directory, project_name)
+ _start_helper('app', app_name, directory, parent_dir)
startapp.help_doc = "Creates a Django app directory structure for the given app name in the current directory."
startapp.args = "[appname]"
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