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Full-text multi-table search application for Django. Easy to install and use, with good performance.

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**django-watson** is a fast multi-model full-text search plugin for Django.

It is easy to install and use, and provides high quality search results.


* Search across multiple models.
* Order results by relevance.
* No need to install additional third-party modules or services.
* Fast and scaleable enough for most use cases.
* Supports Django 1.8+, Python 2.7+.


Please read the [Getting Started][] guide for more information.

[Getting Started]:
"Getting started with django-watson"

Download instructions, bug reporting and links to full documentation can be
found at the [main project website][].

[main project website]:
"django-watson on GitHub"

You can keep up to date with the latest announcements by joining the
[django-watson discussion group][].

[django-watson discussion group]:
"django-watson Google Group"

Bug reports, bug fixes, and new features are always welcome. Please raise issues on the
[django-watson github repository](, and submit
pull requests for any new code.

You can run the test suite yourself from within a virtual environment with the following

pip install psycopg2 mysqlclient -e .
tests/ -d psql
tests/ -d mysql

More information

The django-watson project was developed by Dave Hall. You can get the code
from the [django-watson project site][].

[django-watson project site]:
"django-watson on GitHub"

Dave Hall is a freelance web developer, based in Cambridge, UK. You can usually
find him on the Internet in a number of different places:

* [Website]( "Dave Hall's homepage")
* [Twitter]( "Dave Hall on Twitter")
* [Google Profile]( "Dave Hall's Google profile")

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