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Pipeline is an asset packaging library for Django.

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Pipeline is an asset packaging library for Django, providing both CSS and JavaScript concatenation and compression, built-in JavaScript template support, and optional data-URI image and font embedding.

To install it :

pip install django-pipeline

For documentation, usage, and examples, see :

To suggest a feature or report a bug :



  • Use /usr/bin/env by default to find compiler executable. Thanks to Michael Weibel.
  • Allow to change embed settings : max size and directory. Thanks to Pierre Drescher.
  • Some documentation improvements. Thanks to Florent Messa.


  • Don’t compile non-outdated files.
  • Add non-packing storage.


  • Fix bugs in our glob implementation.


  • Many documentation improvements. Thanks to Alexis Svinartchouk.
  • Improve python packaging.
  • Don’t write silently to STATIC_ROOT when we shouldn’t.
  • Accept new .sass extension in SASSCompiler. Thanks to Jonas Geiregat for the report.


  • New lines in templates are now escaper rather than deleted. Thanks to Trey Smith for the report and the patch.
  • Improve how we find where to write compiled file. Thanks to sirex for the patch.


  • Fix import error for cssmin and jsmin compressors. Thanks to Berker Peksag for the report.
  • Fix error with default template function. Thanks to David Charbonnier for the patch and report.


  • Fix encoding problem.
  • Improve storage documentation
  • Add mention of the IRC channel #django-pipeline in documentation


  • Fix javascript mime type bug. Thanks to Chase Seibert for the report.

  • License clarification. Thanks to Dmitry Nezhevenko for the report.


  • Allow to disable javascript closure wrapper with PIPELINE_DISABLE_WRAPPER.
  • Various improvements to documentation.
  • Slightly improve how we find where to write compiled file.
  • Simplify module hierarchy.
  • Allow templatetag to output mimetype to be able to use less.js and other javascript compilers.


  • Fixing a bug in FinderStorage when using prefix in staticfiles. Thanks to Christian Hammond for the report and testing.
  • Make PIPELINE_ROOT defaults more sane. Thanks to Konstantinos Pachnis for the report.


  • Dropped synccompress command in favor of staticfiles collecstatic command.
  • Added file versionning via staticfiles CachedStaticFilesStorage.
  • Added a default js template language.
  • Dropped PIPELINE_AUTO settings in favor of simple PIPELINE.
  • Renamed absolute_asset_paths to absolute_paths for brevity.
  • Made packages lazy to avoid doing unnecessary I/O.
  • Dropped external_urls support for now.
  • Add cssmin compressor. Thanks to Steven Cummings.
  • Jsmin is no more bundle with pipeline.

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