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Rate limiting for django applications

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djlimiter provides rate limiting features to django via a middleware.


Add the rate limiter to your django projects’ and enable a global rate limit for all views in your project:

MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES += ("djlimiter.Limiter",)
RATELIMIT_GLOBAL = "10/second"

If you only want to enable rate limits to certain endpoints, leave out the RATELIMIT_GLOBAL setting and use the decorator approach instead in the respective view function:

def index(request):

For detailed documentation visit Read the docs


0.2 2015-12-20

  • Django 1.8/1.9 compatibility

0.1.1 2015-01-09

  • Bug Fix: remove duplicate hits when rate limits are stacked.
  • Bug Fix: multiple rate limits returned by dynamic limits weren’t respected.
  • Documentation tweaks.

0.1.0 2015-01-09

  • first release.

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