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An extension to Django-Social-Auth which adds a backend for Last.fm
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README.rst

Django-Lastfm-Auth

Django-Lastfm-Auth is an extension to Django-Social-Auth which adds a backend for Last.fm.

If you are looking for a stand alone Last.fm authentication backend then please check out django-lastfmauth.

Requirements

  • Django-Social-Auth >= 0.3.3
    • Django >= 1.2.5
    • Python-OAuth2 >= 1.5.167
    • Python-Openid >= 2.2

API Keys

In order to use this application you must sign up for API keys on Last.fm. These should be put into your settings file using the settings:

LASTFM_API_KEY = '' # Your api key
LASTFM_SECRET = '' # Your api secret

Extra data

Similar to the other OAuth backends you can define

LASTFM_EXTRA_DATA = [('realname', 'realname'), ]

as a list of tuples (response name, alias) to store on the UserSocialAuth model.

Installation

To install django-lastfm-auth via pip:

pip install django-lastfm-auth

Or you can from the latest version from Github manually:

git clone git://github.com/mlavin/django-lastfm-auth.git
cd django-lastfm-auth
python setup.py install

or via pip:

pip install -e git+https://github.com/mlavin/django-lastfm-auth.git

Once you have the app installed you must include in your settings:

INSTALLED_APPS = (
    ...
    'social_auth',
    'lastfm_auth',
    ...
)

AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS = (
    ...
    'lastfm_auth.backend.LastfmBackend',
    ...
)

SOCIAL_AUTH_IMPORT_BACKENDS = (
    ...
    'lastfm_auth',
    ...
)

Please refer to the Django-Social-Auth documentation for additional information.

Questions or Issues?

If you have questions, issues or requests for improvements please let me know on Github.

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