Skip to main content

A Django application which manage administrative geographical data.

Project description

A Django application which manage administrative geographical data. It use Modified Preorder Tree Traversal, provided by django-mptt https://github.com/django-mptt/django-mptt/

Geo is not intented to replace a GIS, but to manage all the cases where you have administrative trees, with a strict/lazy hierarchy.

Models

  • Country
  • Area
  • Location
  • AdministrativeAreaType
  • Currency

Examples

Three levels
italy = Country.objects.get(iso_code='IT')
regione, __ = italy.administrativeareatype_set.get_or_create(name='Regione')
provincia,__ = italy.administrativeareatype_set.get_or_create(name='Provincia',
                                                              parent=regione)
comune, __= italy.administrativeareatype_set.get_or_create(name='Comune',
                                                           parent=provincia)
lazio, __ = AdministrativeArea.objects.get_or_create(country=italy,
                                                     name ='Lazio',
                                                     type=regione)
roma_provincia, __ = AdministrativeArea.objects.get_or_create(country=italy,
                                                              name ='Provincia di Roma',
                                                              type=provincia,
                                                              parent=lazio)
roma_comune, __ = AdministrativeArea.objects.get_or_create(country=italy,
                                                            name ='Comune di Roma',
                                                            type=comune,
                                                            parent=roma_provincia)
city, __ = LocationType.objects.get_or_create(description='CITY')
roma, __  = Location.objects.get_or_create(country=italy,
                                            name ='Roma',
                                            type=city,
                                            area=roma_comune)

Two levels

us = Country.objects.get(iso_code='US')
state, __ = italy.administrativeareatype_set.get_or_create(name='State')
county,__ = italy.administrativeareatype_set.get_or_create(name='County',
                                                            parent=state)
ny, __ = AdministrativeArea.objects.get_or_create(country=us,
                                                    name ='New York',
                                                    type=state)
columbia, __ = AdministrativeArea.objects.get_or_create(country=us,
                                                        name ='Columbia',
                                                        type=county,
                                                        parent=ny)
city, __ = LocationType.objects.get_or_create(description='CITY')
hudson, __  = Location.objects.get_or_create(country=us,
                                             name ='Hudson',
                                             type=city,
                                             area=columbia,
                                             is_administrative=True)

Project details


Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Files for django-geo, version 0.8
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size django-geo-0.8.tar.gz (28.9 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View

Supported by

Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page