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A Django Management Command to rename existing Django Applications.

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A Django Management Command to rename existing Django Applications.

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pip install django-rename-app.

Add to your Django INSTALLED_APPS:



python rename_app <old_app_name> <new_app_name>

For full detailed instructions see

Release History

0.1.5 (2022-11-19)

  • Fix NameError.

0.1.4 (2022-11-17)

  • Fix for DB tables with uppercase chars.
  • Get content_type name from the database instead of making assumption.

0.1.3 (2021-03-29)

  • Handle table name truncation as Django does.

0.1.2 (2020-06-02)

  • When ran multiple times at the same time, Exception would raise from rename queries. Catch and log this instead of crashing.

0.1.1 (2020-06-01)

  • Documentation updates.

0.1.0 (2020-06-01)

  • Initial release.

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