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Fixed #18306 -- Removed most of GeoDjango-specific deployment docs

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  1. +6 −53 docs/ref/contrib/gis/deployment.txt
59 docs/ref/contrib/gis/deployment.txt
@@ -2,6 +2,10 @@
Deploying GeoDjango
+Basically, the deployment of a GeoDjango application is not different from
+the deployment of a normal Django application. Please consult Django's
+:doc:`deployment documentation </howto/deployment/index>`.
.. warning::
GeoDjango uses the GDAL geospatial library which is
@@ -10,58 +14,7 @@ Deploying GeoDjango
appropriate configuration of Apache or the prefork method
when using FastCGI through another Web server.
-In this section there are some example ``VirtualHost`` directives for
-when deploying using ``mod_wsgi``, which is now officially the recommended
-way to deploy Django applications with Apache.
-As long as ``mod_wsgi`` is configured correctly, it does not
-matter whether the version of Apache is prefork or worker.
-.. note::
- The ``Alias`` and ``Directory`` configurations in the examples
- below use an example path to a system-wide installation folder of Django.
- Substitute in an appropriate location, if necessary, as it may be
- different than the path on your system.
- <VirtualHost *:80>
- WSGIDaemonProcess geodjango user=geo group=geo processes=5 threads=1
- WSGIProcessGroup geodjango
- WSGIScriptAlias / /home/geo/geodjango/world.wsgi
- Alias /media/ "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/django/contrib/admin/media/"
- <Directory "/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages/django/contrib/admin/media/">
- Order allow,deny
- Options Indexes
- Allow from all
- IndexOptions FancyIndexing
- </Directory>
- </VirtualHost>
-.. warning::
- If the ``WSGIDaemonProcess`` attribute ``threads`` is not set to ``1``, then
+ For example, when configuring your application with ``mod_wsgi``,
+ set the ``WSGIDaemonProcess`` attribute ``threads`` to ``1``, unless
Apache may crash when running your GeoDjango application. Increase the
number of ``processes`` instead.
-For more information, please consult Django's
-:doc:`mod_wsgi documentation </howto/deployment/wsgi/modwsgi>`.

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