Django Accounts re-implements several views from Django contrib auth to use the messageing framework instead stand-alone pages for simple messages. It also includes a email authentication backend.
Run `pip install django-accounts-cbv`
Add `accounts` to your `INSTALLED_APPS` setting:
INSTALLED_APPS = (
To your sites `url.py` add:
urlpatterns = patterns('',
The email authentication backend will allow users to login with the email address and password.
To enable it add `'accounts.auth_backends.EmailBackend'` to your `AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS` setting:
AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS = (
Require authentication for all views.
To enable it add `'accounts.middleware.LoginRequiredMiddleware'` to your `MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES` setting:
MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES = (
Login inherits from FormView for easy extensibility.
Logout inhertis from RedirectView for easy extensibility. It also displays a logout message.
PasswordReset inherits from FormView for easy extensibility. It displays a message once a reset request is submited.
PasswordResetConfirm inherits from FormView for easy extensibility. It displays a message once the user has changed their password.
UserUpdate inherits from UpdateView for easy extensibility. It allows a user change their account information.
A form for changing an existing user's username and/or password. The password is optional and the form will only attempt to update the password if text is in the password input and it matches the confimation input.
TODO: Brief introduction on what you do with files - including link to relevant help section.