Powerful image management for the Django web framework.
Offical releases are available from: http://code.google.com/p/django-photologue/
Download the .zip distribution file and unpack it. From within the extracted directory run the following command:
python setup.py install
Tracking the Development Version
The current development version of Photologue can be checked out via Subversion from the project site using the following command:
svn checkout http://django-photologue.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/ photologue-trunk
Then either copy the photologue-trunk/photologue directory or create a symlink to the photologue-trunk/photologue directory somewhere on your python path, such as your Django project or site-packages directory.
You can verify Photologue is available to your project by running the following commands from within your project directory:
manage.py shell>>> import photologue >>> photologue.VERSION (2, 0, 'rc1')
Configure Your Django Settings
Add 'photologue' to your INSTALLED_APPS setting:
- INSTALLED_APPS = (
- # ...other installed applications, 'photologue',
* Confirm that your MEDIA_ROOT and MEDIA_URL settings are correct. *
Register Photologue with the Django Admin
Add the following to your projects urls.py file:
from django.contrib import admin
Sync Your Database
Run the Django 'syndb' command to create the appropriate tables. After the database in initialized, run the following command to initialize Photologue:
python manage.py plinit
Instant Photo Gallery
To use the included photo gallery templates and views you need to first add photologue to your projects urls.py file.
# urls.py: urlpatterns += patterns('',(r'^admin/(.*)', admin.site.root), (r'^photologue/', include('photologue.urls')),
Once your urls are configured you need to copy the directory photologue/templates/photologue to your projects "templates" directory:
If you'd rather, you can also add the absolute path to the photologue/templates directory to your TEMPLATE_DIRS setting.
# settings.py: TEMPLATE_DIRS = ('/path/to/photologue/templates',)