Django autotest is a command that automaticaly runs the test suite
Django autotest is a custom command for your applications that runs the test suite when you save a test file and displays a desktop notification with the results.
1. Install the package with pip install django_autotest or alternatively you can download the tarball and run python setup.py install
- Add autotest to your INSTALLED_APPS list in settings.py
INSTALLED_APPS = ('autotest')
- Add a PROJECT_ROOT variable to settings.py with the absolute path to your Django application.
from os.path import abspath, dirname PROJECT_ROOT = abspath(dirname(__file__)) # or if you have already defined that for another purposes ( templates for example ) PROJECT_ROOT = MY_PROJECT_ROOT_DIRECTORY
For the notifications:
libnotify ( Linux ) Growl ( Windows and Mac )