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Fixed #2272 -- Improved SQLite database introspection. Thanks, dne@ma…


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1  AUTHORS
@@ -54,6 +54,7 @@ answer newbie questions, and generally made Django that much better:
Jason Davies (Esaj) <>
Alex Dedul
Jeremy Dunck <>
Clint Ecker
46 django/db/backends/sqlite3/
@@ -2,18 +2,56 @@
from django.db.backends.sqlite3.base import quote_name
def get_table_list(cursor):
- cursor.execute("SELECT name FROM sqlite_master WHERE type='table' ORDER BY name")
+ "Returns a list of table names in the current database."
+ # Skip the sqlite_sequence system table used for autoincrement key
+ # generation.
+ cursor.execute("""
+ SELECT name FROM sqlite_master
+ WHERE type='table' AND NOT name='sqlite_sequence'
+ ORDER BY name""")
return [row[0] for row in cursor.fetchall()]
def get_table_description(cursor, table_name):
- cursor.execute("PRAGMA table_info(%s)" % quote_name(table_name))
- return [(row[1], row[2], None, None) for row in cursor.fetchall()]
+ "Returns a description of the table, with the DB-API cursor.description interface."
+ return [(info['name'], info['type'], None, None, None, None,
+ info['null_ok']) for info in _table_info(cursor, table_name)]
def get_relations(cursor, table_name):
raise NotImplementedError
def get_indexes(cursor, table_name):
- raise NotImplementedError
+ """
+ Returns a dictionary of fieldname -> infodict for the given table,
+ where each infodict is in the format:
+ {'primary_key': boolean representing whether it's the primary key,
+ 'unique': boolean representing whether it's a unique index}
+ """
+ indexes = {}
+ for info in _table_info(cursor, table_name):
+ indexes[info['name']] = {'primary_key': info['pk'] != 0,
+ 'unique': False}
+ cursor.execute('PRAGMA index_list(%s)' % quote_name(table_name))
+ # seq, name, unique
+ for index, unique in [(field[1], field[2]) for field in cursor.fetchall()]:
+ if not unique:
+ continue
+ cursor.execute('PRAGMA index_info(%s)' % quote_name(index))
+ info = cursor.fetchall()
+ # Skip indexes across multiple fields
+ if len(info) != 1:
+ continue
+ name = info[0][2] # seqno, cid, name
+ indexes[name]['unique'] = True
+ return indexes
+def _table_info(cursor, name):
+ cursor.execute('PRAGMA table_info(%s)' % quote_name(name))
+ # cid, name, type, notnull, dflt_value, pk
+ return [{'name': field[1],
+ 'type': field[2],
+ 'null_ok': not field[3],
+ 'pk': field[5] # undocumented
+ } for field in cursor.fetchall()]
# Maps SQL types to Django Field types. Some of the SQL types have multiple
# entries here because SQLite allows for anything and doesn't normalize the
5 docs/django-admin.txt
@@ -126,8 +126,9 @@ you run it, you'll want to look over the generated models yourself to make
customizations. In particular, you'll need to rearrange models' order, so that
models that refer to other models are ordered properly.
-Primary keys are automatically introspected for PostgreSQL and MySQL, in which
-case Django puts in the ``primary_key=True`` where needed.
+Primary keys are automatically introspected for PostgreSQL, MySQL and
+SQLite, in which case Django puts in the ``primary_key=True`` where
``inspectdb`` works with PostgreSQL, MySQL and SQLite. Foreign-key detection
only works in PostgreSQL and with certain types of MySQL tables.

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