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Easily add cProfile profiling to django views.

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# django-cprofile-middleware


This is a simple profiling middleware for Django applications. I wrote it because I got tired of printing "start" "stop" "stop 2" in my programs to find the bottlenecks.

I found a simple example on @dcramer's [slideshare]( and modified it to support sorting.

## Installing

$ pip install django-cprofile-middleware

Then add ```django_cprofile_middleware.middleware.ProfilerMiddleware``` to the end your ```MIDDLEWARE``` in This option was called ```MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES``` in versions of Django before [1.10](

For example:


## Running & Sorting Results

Once you've installed it, log in as a user who has staff privileges and add ```?prof``` to any URL to see the profiler's stats. For example to see profile stats for ```http://localhost:8000/foo/```, visit ```http://localhost:8000/foo/?prof```.

You can also pass some options:

**count:** The number of results you'd like to see. Default is 100.

**sort:** The field you'd like to sort results by. Default is ```time```. For all the options you can pass, see the [docs for pstats](

**download:** Download profile file, that can be visualized in multiple viewers, e.g. [SnakeViz]( or [RunSnakeRun](

## Enjoy!

Email me with any questions: [](


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