semanticeditor / INSTALL.rst

Package install

The 'semanticeditor' package must be on your Python path, by whatever method. (It can be installed from PyPI using easy_install/pip, or use the in the downloaded package in the normal way).


  • Django, tested with Django 1.1
  • django-cms2, tested on r172 or later
  • lxml, tested with 2.2.4
  • pyquery, tested with 0.3.1
  • Javascript dependencies are included in static/


  • Normal Django settings
  • Normal django-cms settings
  • INSTALLED_APPS - add "semanticeditor"
  • SEMANTICEDITOR_MEDIA_URL = os.path.join(STATIC_URL, "semanticeditor/")


Automatically found if 'django.template.loaders.app_directories.load_template_source' is in TEMPLATE_LOADERS.


Media files: /semanticeditor/static needs to be copied/linked/served so that it is under STATIC_URL. (The normal collectstatic tool should do this).


Add the following to the root URL conf:

(r'^semantic/', include('semanticeditor.urls')),

These are needed for views.


Install the models:

./ syncdb

Or, if you have South installed (recommended):

./ migrate semanticeditor
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