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Fixed #22071 -- Added a warning regarding override_settings and alias…


Thanks EvilDMP for the suggestion.
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  1. +4 −0 docs/topics/testing/tools.txt
@@ -1181,6 +1181,10 @@ The decorator can also be applied to test case classes::
the session backend in a test that uses cached sessions and overrides
+ Finally, avoid aliasing your settings as module-level constants as
+ ``override_settings()`` won't work on such values since they are
+ only evaluated the first time the module is imported.
You can also simulate the absence of a setting by deleting it after settings
have been overridden, like this::

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