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Simple application to manage `what's new` screen.

Project description

Simple application to manage “what’s new” welcome screen based on package version.

How to use

put whatsnew in your INSTALLED_APPS:


modify your base template as

{% load whatsnew %}

{% whatsnew '<your_main_package_name>' %}


Package must contains valid PEP386 entry in the __init__ of the main module.

How version are checked

  • try to get version number using setuptools
  • check the main package name for ‘version’, ‘VERSION’ or ‘__version__’
  • try to call package.get_version()
  • raise DistributionNotFound

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