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       django-admin - Utility script for the Django Web framework


       django-admin <action> [options]


       This  utility script provides commands for creation and maintenance of Django projects and

       With the exception of startproject, all commands listed below can also be  performed  with
       the script found at the top level of each Django project directory.


              Cleans out old data from the database (only expired sessions at the moment).

       compilemessages [--locale=LOCALE]
              Compiles .po files to .mo files for use with builtin gettext support.

       createcachetable [tablename]
              Creates the table needed to use the SQL cache backend

       createsuperuser [--username=USERNAME] [--email=EMAIL]
              Creates a superuser account (a user who has all permissions).

              Runs the command-line client for the specified databaseENGINE.

              Displays differences between the current and Django's default settings.
              Settings that don't appear in the defaults are followed by "###".

       dumpdata  [--all]  [--format=FMT]  [--indent=NUM]  [--natural=NATURAL]  [appname   appname
       appname.Model ...]
              Outputs  to  standard  output  all  data  in the database associated with the named

       flush  Returns the database to the state it was in immediately after syncdb was executed.

              Introspects the database tables  in  the  database  specified  in  and
              outputs a Django model module.

       loaddata [fixture fixture ...]
              Searches for and loads the contents of the named fixture into the database.

       install [appname ...]
              Executes sqlall for the given app(s) in the current database.

       makemessages    [--locale=LOCALE]    [--domain=DOMAIN]   [--extension=EXTENSION]   [--all]
       [--symlinks] [--ignore=PATTERN] [--no-default-ignore] [--no-wrap] [--no-location]
              Runs over the entire source tree of the current directory and pulls out all strings
              marked  for  translation. It creates (or updates) a message file in the conf/locale
              (in the django tree) or locale (for project and application) directory.

       runfcgi [KEY=val] [KEY=val] ...
              Runs this project as a FastCGI application. Requires flup.  Use  runfcgi  help  for
              help on the KEY=val pairs.

       runserver     [--noreload]     [--nothreading]    [--nostatic]    [--insecure]    [--ipv6]
              Starts a lightweight Web server for development.

       shell [--plain]
              Runs a Python interactive interpreter. Tries to use  IPython,  if  it's  available.
              The  --plain  option  forces  the  use of the standard Python interpreter even when
              IPython is installed.

       sql [appname ...]
              Prints the CREATE TABLE SQL statements for the given app name(s).

       sqlall [appname ...]
              Prints the CREATE TABLE, initial-data and CREATE INDEX SQL statements for the given
              model module name(s).

       sqlclear [appname ...]
              Prints the DROP TABLE SQL statements for the given app name(s).

       sqlcustom [appname ...]
              Prints the custom SQL statements for the given app name(s).

       sqlflush [appname ...]
              Prints the SQL statements that would be executed for the "flush" command.

       sqlindexes [appname ...]
              Prints the CREATE INDEX SQL statements for the given model module name(s).

       sqlinitialdata [appname ...]
              Prints the initial INSERT SQL statements for the given app name(s).

       sqlsequencereset [appname ...]
              Prints  the  SQL  statements  for  resetting PostgreSQL sequences for the given app

       startapp  [--template=PATH_OR_URL]  [--extension=EXTENSION]  [--name=FILENAME]   [appname]
              Creates  a  Django  app  directory  structure for the given app name in the current
              directory or the optional destination.

       startproject    [--template=PATH_OR_URL]     [--extension=EXTENSION]     [--name=FILENAME]
       [projectname] [destination]
              Creates  a  Django  project  directory  structure for the given project name in the
              current directory or the optional destination.

       syncdb Creates the database tables for all apps in  INSTALLED_APPS  whose  tables  haven't
              already been created.

       test [--verbosity] [--failfast] [appname ...]
              Runs  the  test  suite  for the specified applications, or the entire project if no
              apps are specified

       testserver [--addrport=ipaddr|port] [fixture fixture ...]
              Runs the test suite for the specified applications, or the  entire  project  if  no
              apps are specified

              Validates all installed models.


              Show program's version number and exit.

       -h, --help
              Show this help message and exit.

              Python  path  to  settings  module,  e.g.  "myproject.settings.main". If this isn't
              provided, the DJANGO_SETTINGS_MODULE environment variable will be used.

              Lets    you    manually    add    a    directory    the    Python    path,     e.g.

              Use plain Python, not IPython, for the "shell" command.

              Do not prompt the user for input.

              Disable the development server's auto-reloader.

              Disable automatic serving of static files from STATIC_URL.

              Disable the development server's threading.

              Enables serving of static files even if DEBUG is False.

       --ipv6 Enables IPv6 addresses.

              Verbosity level: 0=minimal output, 1=normal output, 2=all output.

              By  default,  will  show  a simple error message whenever an error
              occurs. If you specify this option,  will output a full stack trace
              whenever an exception is raised.

       -l, --locale=LOCALE
              The locale to process when using makemessages or compilemessages.

       -d, --domain=DOMAIN
              The domain of the message files (default: "django") when using makemessages.

       -e, --extension=EXTENSION
              The  file extension(s) to examine (separate multiple extensions with commas, or use
              -e multiple times) (makemessages command).

       -s, --symlinks
              Follows symlinks to directories  when  examining  source  code  and  templates  for
              translation strings (makemessages command).

       -i, --ignore=PATTERN
              Ignore files or directories matching this glob-style pattern. Use multiple times to
              ignore more (makemessages command).

              Don't  ignore  the  common  private  glob-style  patterns  'CVS',  '.*'  and   '*~'
              (makemessages command).

              Don't break long message lines into several lines (makemessages command).

              Don't  write  '#:  filename:line'  comment  lines  in  language files (makemessages

       -a, --all
              Process all available locales when using makemessages.

              The file or directory path or URL to load the project and app templates from.

       -n, --name=FILENAME
              The name of an additional file to render when using app and project templates.

              Used to specify the database on which a command will  operate.  If  not  specified,
              this option will default to an alias of "default".


              In  the  absence  of  the  --settings option, this environment variable defines the
              settings  module  to  be  read.   It  should  be  in   Python-import   form,   e.g.


       Full  descriptions  of  all these options, with examples, as well as documentation for the
       rest of the Django framework, can be found on the Django site:

       or in the distributed documentation.


       Originally developed at World Online in Lawrence, Kansas, USA. Refer to the  AUTHORS  file
       in the Django distribution for contributors.


       New  BSD  license.  For  the  full  license  text  refer to the LICENSE file in the Django