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2. Ensure that satchmo is on your pythonpath. There are several options for adding Satchmo to the path:
+ Note that if you are installing as an app, you need to copy the local_settings file into your app somewhere. It doesn't **have** to be named local_settings. I often call it "settings_satchmo", but keep in mind that we'll be calling it "local_settings" throughout the instructions.
+ Note that if you are running as an app, you probably already have database settings in your settings file. But you will need to go through the local_settings file and make sure that everything in there is commented or uncommented appropriately.
+ Lastly, note the SHOP_BASE entry. If you are running Satchmo as an app, you **always** want to have shop_base=''. That's because you will be loading the satchmo urls from your app master urls.py file.
+8. If you are running as an app, you will need to merge a few settings from the satchmo settings.py files into your master settings file. By "merge", we mean that you should intelligently add them to the settings, without duplicating things. Merge these settings::
The next step can erase data in the satchmo database. Be sure to have a backup of any critical data.