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A simple master-slave database router that can route all reads to slave(s) and writes to a master database.

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# django-master-slave-router
A simple database router that lets you route all reads to slave(s) and writes to a master database in a django project. It **DOES NOT** take care of replication nor does it handle scenarios where your databases are down/unavailable.

## Installation

Install the package through pip.

pip install django-master-slave-router


* Django >= 1.5

## Usage

Add the following settings inside your project's ****

1) Add 'master\_slave_router' to INSTALLED\_APPS.


2) Add MasterSlaveRouter to DATABASE_ROUTERS

DATABASE_ROUTERS = ('master_slave_router.MasterSlaveRouter')

3) Add connection settings for slave/master databases.

'default': {

'test_slave_1': {

'test_slave_2': {

4) Specify name(s) of the master and slave connections.

SLAVE_DATABASES = ('test_slave1', 'test_slave2')

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