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local_settings override for project settings

Author:
Magus
Posted:
March 13, 2008
Language:
Python
Version:
.96
Tags:
settings
Score:
10 (after 10 ratings)

Place this snippet at the bottom of your settings.py file, and if a local_settings.py file is present in the directory, all settings in that file will override those in settings.py

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try:
    from local_settings import *
except ImportError, exp:
    pass

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Comments

bjornkri (on March 13, 2008):

Ah, that's perfect! Much more elegant than my method... which is too embarrassing to mention here.

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