Django Reusable Apps
Simple template for reusable apps with Django.
Author: Tom Christie, Follow me on Twitter.
A simple template for creating reusable apps with Django.
setup.pythat makes your life easy and doesn't suck.
- A simple layout that lets you run the app's tests without installing it into an existing project.
toxconfig to allow you to run your tests against multiple environments.
Creating a new app
You'll want to clone this project, then create a fresh git repo for it:
git clone git://github.com/dabapps/django-reusable-app.git my-project-name cd my-project-name mv myproject packagename rm -rf .git git init
testsettings.py and update the app name in INSTALLED_APPS.
setup.py and update the settings at the top of the file.
Pushing releases to PyPI
To register your package on PyPI:
To publish a new version of your app to PyPI, set the
__version__ string in
__init__.py, then run:
Running the tests
To run the tests against the current environment:
To run the tests against multiple environments, install
pip install tox, make sure you're not currently in a virtual environment,
then simply run
- Include author_email in setup.py
- Move testsettings into top level dir
- Update tox to test against Django 1.3, 1.4 (From 1.2, 1.3)
- Initial release
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