Welcome to wemake-django-template’s documentation!¶
What this project is all about?
The main idea of this project is to provide a fully configured
django projects, where code quality, testing,
documentation, security, and scalability are number one priorities.
This template is a result of implementing our processes, it should not be considered as an independent part.
When developing this template we had several goals in mind:
Development environment should be bootstrapped easily, so we use
Development should be consistent, so we use strict quality and style checks
Development, testing, and production should have the same environment, so again we develop, test, and run our apps in
Documentation and codebase are the only sources of truth
This project implies that:
You are using
You are using Gitlab and Gitlab CI
You are not using any frontend assets in
django, you store your frontend separately
Should I choose this template?¶
This template is oriented on big projects, when there are multiple people working on it for a long period of time.
If you want to simply create a working prototype without all these limitations and workflows - feel free to choose any other template.
How to start¶
You should start with reading the documentation. Reading order is important.
There are multiple processes that you need to get familiar with:
First time setup phase: what system requirements you must fulfill, how to install dependencies, how to start your project
Active development phase: how to make changes, run tests,
- Gitlab CI