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[Not really maintained anymore] BFM is an Apache Licenced server file manager for Django made with ease of use and new web technologies in mind.
Python CoffeeScript JavaScript
tag: v0.5

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Django Basic File Manager

Core Features

  • Multifile Uploads (Open File Dialog)
  • Live Upload Status report (Upload applet)
  • File browsing
  • Directory support
  • Core features has no dependencies (except for Django), lightweight
  • Looks like django admin (extends admin template)

Additional Features (uses dependencies and/or are optional)

  • Image resizing (PIL)
  • Admin upload applet


  • Modern browser - BFM relies on a bunch of HTML5 features.
  • Django 1.3 (Not tested with 1.2 and below)


Istallation instructions can be found here: Installation Instructions


Variables in, that influence behavior of BFM are in Wiki

Things to note

  • You must be logged as staff user to use file manager
  • If you're not logged in, then you will be redirected to login page at settings.LOGIN_URL
  • It's young project

Tested Browsers

You can check browser support at Browser support wiki page

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