The Python Game Book

code games. learn Python.

User Tools

Site Tools





free, libre, open-source web-framework written in python: uses python to “glue” a (sql) database together with a scripting language (python) and html/javascript to allow creation of dynamic websites (like wiki, online-shop-site etc).

Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design. Built by experienced developers, it takes care of much of the hassle of Web development, so you can focus on writing your app without needing to reinvent the wheel. It’s free and open source.


learning notes

official tutoral at

  • toplevel foldername can be any name, django does not care. each Django-App has it's own named folder. A Django project can have several apps and apps can be copied to different projects (just copy the whole folder)
  • datetime: best in (toplevel), set USE_TZ to False, to get the local time from python datetime. works on linux. See documentation, problems on windows?
  • in (of polls), use '' instead of
en/glossary/d/django.txt · Last modified: 2020/07/24 20:53 by horst