Django User Accounts
Pinax is an open-source platform built on the Django Web Framework. It is an ecosystem of reusable Django apps, themes, and starter project templates. This collection can be found at http://pinaxproject.com.
This app was developed as part of the Pinax ecosystem but is just a Django app and can be used independently of other Pinax apps.
django-user-accounts provides a Django project with a very extensible infrastructure for dealing with user accounts.
- Functionality for:
- Log in (email or username authentication)
- Sign up
- Email confirmation
- Signup tokens for private betas
- Password reset
- Account management (update account settings and change password)
- Account deletion
- Extensible class-based views and hooksets
- Django 1.7 or 1.8
- Python 2.7, 3.3 or 3.4
- django-appconf (included in
- pytz (included in
See http://django-user-accounts.readthedocs.org/ for the
We recently did a Pinax Hangout on
django-user-accounts, you can read the recap blog post and find the video here http://blog.pinaxproject.com/2015/10/12/recap-september-pinax-hangout/.
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