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An Introduction to celery-pylons

Version: 0.1.0
Celery Version:2.0.1
Keywords:celery, pylons, task queue, job queue, asynchronous, rabbitmq, amqp, python, queue, distributed

celery-pylons provides Celery integration for pylons. The following introduction will point to various resources and documentation to help get you set up and running.

For more information please read the celery documentation for more information.

Using celery-pylons

Make sure to check out :ref:`first-steps-ref`

Everything works the same as described in the Celery User Manual, except you need to invoke the programs though paster:

Program Replace with
celeryd paster celeryd development.ini
celerybeat paster celerybeat development.ini
camqadm paster camqadm development.ini
celeryev paster celeryev development.ini

NB: Application label may need to be specified depending on Pylons configuration.


The Celery User Manual contains user guides, tutorials and an API reference to celery.


You can install celery-pylons either via the Python Package Index (PyPI) or from source.

Downloading and installing via the Python Package Index (PyPI)

To install using pip:

$ pip install celery-pylons

To install using easy_install:

$ easy_install celery-pylons

Downloading and installing from source

Download the latest version of celery-pylons from

You can install it by issuing the following commands:

$ tar xzvf celery-pylons-0.0.0.tar.gz
$ cd celery-pylons
$ python build
$ python develop

For more information about targets, see the distutils documentation.

Make sure to check out :ref:`first-steps-ref` for configuration help.

Getting help

Mailing List

For discussions about the usage, development, and future of celery, please join the celery-users mailing list.


Come chat with us on IRC. The #celery channel is located at the Freenode network.

Bug tracker

If you have any suggestions, bug reports or annoyances please report them to our issue tracker at


The Celery wiki


Development of celery-pylons happens (for the moment) at bitbucket:

We highly encourage you to participate in the development of celery-pylons. If you don't like bitbucket, you're welcome to send regular patches.


This software is licensed under the New BSD License. See the LICENSE file in root of the distribution for the full license text.