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A Django app to help integrate Slack

Project description

Django Slack Integration

This application helps you to integrate your existing Django application with Slack.

It provides you with

  • Models - needed to keep information from Slack API
  • Decorators - help you to write implementation of your Slack endpoints
  • Authorisation backend - allows you to pair your existing user model with your Slack users
  • Views - OAuth callbacks for "Add To Slack" and "Login With Slack" actions


  1. Add 'slack_app' to your INSTALLED_APPS setting like this:

  2. Include the urls in your project like this:

    path('slack/', include('slack_app.urls')),
  3. Run python migrate to create the slack_app models.

  4. Add slack_app.auth_backends.SlackAuthenticationBackend to your AUTHENTICATION_BACKENDS

  5. Update your

  6. Add following URLs to your Slack app's Redirect URLs (OAuth & Permissions)

  7. (Optional) Put <your_host>/slack/interactivity/ as your Request URL in Interactive Components section

  8. (Optional) Configure your Slash commands's Request URL as <your_host>/slack/commands/<command_name>/


Slack commands

If you want to create a new Slack command with name /example, configure your Request URL as <your_host>/slack/commands/example/ and put the following code into inside your app's directory.

@slack_command('example', require_linked_account=True)
def scrumie_staging_command(request, slack_user_mapping, slack_workspace):
    print(slack_user_mapping, slack_workspace)
    return JsonResponse({
        "blocks": [
                "type": "section",
                "text": {
                    "type": "mrkdwn",
                    "text": "Hello _world_"
        "text": "Hello World"

Slack Interactivity

Put the following to your inside your app's directory.

def process_block_actions(payload):
    print('>>>>', payload)
    return HttpResponse()

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