Skip to content
This repository

HTTPS clone URL

Subversion checkout URL

You can clone with HTTPS or Subversion.

Download ZIP
Browse code

[1.4.X] Fixed #10936 - Tempered recommendation of SQLite - thanks Kar…

…en Tracey for the feedback.

Backport of 9190d89 from master
  • Loading branch information...
commit 81020708eae0a38b56cad86a043a78ffac9ba32a 1 parent cc04786
Tim Graham authored October 15, 2012

Showing 1 changed file with 6 additions and 4 deletions. Show diff stats Hide diff stats

  1. 10  docs/topics/install.txt
10  docs/topics/install.txt
@@ -84,10 +84,12 @@ sure a database server is running. Django supports many different database
84 84
 servers and is officially supported with PostgreSQL_, MySQL_, Oracle_ and
85 85
 SQLite_.
86 86
 
87  
-It is common practice to use SQLite in a desktop development environment.
88  
-Unless you need database feature parity between your desktop development
89  
-environment and your deployment environment, using SQLite for development is
90  
-generally the simplest option as it doesn't require running a separate server.
  87
+If you are developing a simple project or something you don't plan to deploy
  88
+in a production environment, SQLite is generally the simplest option as it
  89
+doesn't require running a separate server. However, SQLite has many differences
  90
+from other databases, so if you are working on something substantial, it's
  91
+recommended to develop with the same database as you plan on using in
  92
+production.
91 93
 
92 94
 In addition to the officially supported databases, there are backends provided
93 95
 by 3rd parties that allow you to use other databases with Django:

0 notes on commit 8102070

Please sign in to comment.
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.