Skip to main content

Long Refresh Tokens for JSON Web Token based authentication

Project description

# django-rest-framework-jwt-refresh-token

Plugin for [django-rest-framework-jwt]( that supports [long running refresh tokens](


Work initially done by [Nick Lang]( from that [pull request](

[![Build Status](]( [![](](

## Usage

For a given long refresh token (stored in DB), POSTing to the delegate endpoint will return a new JWT token.

`bash http POST client_id=app grant_type="urn:ietf:params:oauth:grant-type:jwt-bearer" refresh_token=<REFRESH_TOKEN> api_type=app http://localhost:8000/delegate/ '{"token": "your_jwt_token_...", "refresh_token": "your long running refresh token..."}' `

## Changelog

  • 0.5 / 2018-01-25
    • Make RefreshTokenViewSet a GenericViewSet to take advantage of schema generation
  • 0.4 / 2018-01-18
    • Expose revoke functions as an API action

      `POST /refresh_tokens/{key}/revoke/`

  • 0.3 / 2018-01-16
    • Add refresh_token.revoke() to replace the current refresh token
  • 0.2 / 2017-10-20
    • Add compatibility with Django 2.0
    • Drop Django support below 1.11
    • Drop DRF support below 3.6
  • 0.1.2 / 2016-01-28
    • Fix packaging
  • 0.1.1 / 2016-01-28
    • Fix packaging
  • 0.1.0 / 2016-01-28

Project details

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, size & hash SHA256 hash help File type Python version Upload date
djangorestframework_jwt_refresh_token-0.5-py2.py3-none-any.whl (23.0 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Wheel 3.5
djangorestframework-jwt-refresh-token-0.5.tar.gz (5.1 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Source None

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN SignalFx SignalFx Supporter DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page