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S3 browser for django

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Django S3 File Browser

:Info: S3 File Browser For Django.
:Author: Mehmet KAYKISIZ (

Django S3 File Browser is a simple web-based object browser for cloud-based blob datastores. Just add as an application
to a Django project, add some settings, and you'll be able to browse cloud containers and implied subdirectories, as
well as view / download objects.

Be sure to check out the following project resources:

* `GitHub page`_.

.. _`GitHub page`:
.. toc

Quick Start
First, download library:

.. code-block:: sh

pip install djangoS3Browser

Then, make the necessary configurations for the `Boto 3 <>`_ library:

.. code-block:: python


# AWS cache settings, don't change unless you know what you're doing:
AWS_EXPIRY = 60 * 60 * 24 * 7

# Revert the following and use str after the above-mentioned bug is fixed in
# either django-storage-redux or boto
control = 'max-age=%d, s-maxage=%d, must-revalidate' % (AWS_EXPIRY, AWS_EXPIRY)
'Cache-Control': bytes(control, encoding='latin-1')

Next, do to Django S3 File Browser configuration:

.. code-block:: python

S3_BROWSER_SETTINGS = "djangoS3Browser"

Next, add to TEMPLATES['OPTIONS'] in

.. code-block:: python

'libraries': {
's3-load': 'djangoS3Browser.templatetags.s3-tags',

Then, add to

.. code-block:: python

url(r'^' + settings.S3_BROWSER_SETTINGS + '/', include('djangoS3Browser.s3_browser.urls')),

Then, add this to the top of the page you want to add:

.. code-block:: python

{% load s3-tags %}

Finally, add this to the content of the page you want to add:

.. code-block:: python

{% load_s3 %}

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