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Move your model's verbose name and help_text to database comments

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Move your model’s verbose name and help_text to database comments:

Add to INSTALLED_APPS and see description in database.


The full documentation is at


Install Django Db Comments:

pip install django-db-comments

Add it to your INSTALLED_APPS:



  • Copy verbose_name and help_text to columns in DB, currently: Postgres.

Running Tests

Does the code actually work?

source <YOURVIRTUALENV>/bin/activate
(myenv) $ pip install tox
(myenv) $ tox


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0.3.1 (2021-08-02)

  • Update meta information in

0.3.0 (2021-08-02)

  • Add comments to tables based on verbose_name of model. (PR #5 by @ssatoh17)

0.2.2 (2019-05-19)

  • Add psqlextra.backend to ALLOWED_ENGINES. (PR #4 by @shuribuzz)

0.2.1 (2019-05-19)

  • Fix case, when help_text or verbose_name use ugettext_lazy from django. (PR #1 by @ErhoSen)

0.2.0 (2019-05-07)

  • First release on PyPI.

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