django-hgwebproxy is a django application which provides a version of mercurials hgwebdir interface in which mercurial users and repositories can be managed through Django's admin interface. Users are authenticated using django's auth application and push/pull permissions can be assigned on a per-repository basis.


You will need django's auth module to use django-hgwebproxy. 'django.contrib.auth' and it's dependencies must be installed in your django project.


Installation can be done using easy_install or pip.:

easy_install django-hgwebproxy

You can install the development version direcly from bitbucket as well:

pip install -e hg+

After installing you will need to perform the following steps.

  • Add 'hgwebproxy' to your INSTALLED_APPS

  • Add hgwebproxy urls to

    urlpatterns = patterns('',
        (r'^hg/', include('hgwebproxy.urls')),
  • Run syncdb:

    python syncdb


Tests can be run without first creating a django project. Simply run tests as you normally would for any python library. django-hgwebproxy's tests set up the django environment for you:

python test


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