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Django Rest Framework change management

Project Description


Django Rest Framework change management


  • Python (2.7, 3.3, 3.4)
  • Django (1.6, 1.7, 1.8)
  • Django REST Framework (2.4, 3.0, 3.1)


Install using pip

$ pip install drfchangemgmt


from .models import Actor
from drfchangemgmt import ChangeMgmtSerializerMixin
from rest_framework.serializers import ModelSerializer

class ActorSerializer(ChangeMgmtSerializerMixin, ModelSerializer):
    """ Actor model serializer """

    class Meta(object):
        """ DRF ModelSerializer meta object """

        model = Actor


def pre_save(..):
    changed = model.get_changed_fields()
    if 'superuser_role' in changed:
        raise PermissionDenied("you can't do that!")


Install testing requirements.

$ pip install -r requirements.txt

Run with runtests.

$ ./

You can also use the excellent tox testing tool to run the tests against all supported versions of Python and Django. Install tox globally, and then simply run:

$ tox


To build the documentation, you’ll need to install mkdocs.

$ pip install mkdocs

To preview the documentation:

$ mkdocs serve
Running at:

To build the documentation:

$ mkdocs build

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