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django-appengine-auth is an extension to django-social-auth with a backend for the Google App Engine OAuth endpoint

Project description

Remote Google App Engine OAuth backend for Django

[Django-AppEngine-Auth]( is an
extension to [Django-Social-Auth](
which adds a OAuth backend for Google App Engine based Google Accounts.

This application makes use of the
[Google App Engine OAuth Profile endpoint application](
which is by default hosted at

- django-social-auth []
- oauth2 []

Install the latest version from

pip install django-appengine-auth

Install the development version by cloning the source from

pip install git+

Add the package to your `INSTALLED_APPS`:


Add the desired backends to your `AUTHENTICATION BACKENDS`:


Add the pipeline to your `SOCIAL_AUTH_PIPELINE`:

# Removed by default since it can be a dangerouse behavior that
# could lead to accounts take over.

Additional Settings
Add some or all of the following settings to your ``:

# Hostname of the OAuth and Web Service endpoint

# Use static and unique Google App Engine user's user_id as identifier
# Defaults to False which makes it use the user's email address

# Setup Google OAuth 1.0 consumer key and secret

# or Setup Google OAuth 2.0 client id and secret

Please refer to the [Django-Social-Auth](
documentation for additional information.

* Released under MIT License
* Copyright (c) 2012-2015 Marc Hoersken <>

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