|Description:||Django-registration provides user registration functionality for Django websites.|
|maintainers:||Macropin, DiCato, and Joshblum|
|contributors:||list of contributors|
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This is a fairly simple user-registration application for Django, designed to make allowing user signups as painless as possible. It requires a functional installation of Django 1.8 or newer, but has no other dependencies.
For instructions on how to use this application, and on what it provides, see the file "quickstart.rst" in the "docs/" directory. Full documentation is also available online
Install, upgrade and uninstall django-registration-redux with these commands:
pip install django-registration-redux pip install --upgrade django-registration-redux pip uninstall django-registration-redux
To install it manually, run the following command inside this source directory:
python setup.py install
For manual installation or pip installation from source folder / source dist,
you need to have the
gettext utility installed.
Or if you'd prefer you can simply place the included
directory somewhere on your Python path, or symlink to it from
somewhere on your Python path; this is useful if you're working from a
Note that this application requires Python 2.7/3.4 or later, and a functional installation of Django 1.8 or newer.
Getting started with development
To get started with development, first install the required packages:
For convenience a
Makefile is included which wraps the Python invoke library. Once you work on a patch, you can test
the functionality by running:
Command line arguments can be passed to the
invoke script through the
Makefile via the
ARGS parameter. For example:
make build ARGS=--docs
invoke build --docs
djangopackages.com has a comprehensive comparison of Django packages used for user registration and authentication.
For example, django-allauth is an alternative to django-registration-redux that provides user registration in addition to social authentication and email address management.
Django-registration-redux is licensed under BSD License.