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Django Admin Generator is a management command toautomatically generate a Django `` file for given apps/models.

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The Django Admin Generator is a project which can automatically generate (scaffold) a Django Admin for you. By doing this it will introspect your models and automatically generate an Admin with properties like:

  • list_display for all local fields
  • list_filter for foreign keys with few items
  • raw_id_fields for foreign keys with a lot of items
  • search_fields for name and slug fields
  • prepopulated_fields for slug fields
  • date_hierarchy for created_at, updated_at or joined_at fields


To install simply execute python install in the source directory or pip install django-admin-generator. If you want to run the tests first, run py.test


To generate an admin for a given app:

./ admin_generator <APP_NAME> >> <APP_NAME>/

To generate an admin for a given app with all models starting with user:

./ admin_generator <APP_NAME> ‘^user’ >> <APP_NAME>/

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