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Friendly Redis for Django on Heroku

Project Description

A user-friendly method to configure Django projects on Heroku to use Redis.

Inspired by the work of Randall Degges.


Place this code into your project’s

from redisify import redisify
CACHES = redisify(default='redis://localhost')

Full documentation can be found on Read the Docs.


To install the latest version of django-heroku-redisify:

$ pip install django-heroku-redisify

or, if you must:

$ easy_install django-heroku-redisify

To install the latest development version:

$ git clone
$ cd django-heroku-redisify
$ python install


  • 0.2.1 - Add django-redis-cache and redis as requirements.
  • 0.2.0 - THIS RELEASE IS NOT BACKWARDS COMPATIBLE - redisify() now returns a dict of all URLs found in the environment settings.
  • 0.1.0 - Initial release
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