Name: [4405] Empty
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Django Screencasts - Custom Management Commands [ID:514] (3/7)

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In this screencast I cover adding custom management commands into your Django applications. Custom management commands are a method of extending Django’s built-in commands that are made available through the manage.py or django-admin.py scripts.

Source code and show notes for the screencast, as well as other resources, is provided on my blog

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5. anonymous Mon, 21 Sep 2009 10:34

Excellent! Really opened my eyes as to how these work. Thanks!


4. anonymous Tue, 07 Oct 2008 19:45

Great screencast!

Very niely done (content and presentaion wise).

One thing though: it would be great if you wouldn't have such a long promt in your terminal a it is a bit arkward to read all those commands with the wrapped lines.


Sorry it was not a good experience for you. I look forward to the useful screencasts you'll be posting soon.


2. anonymous Sun, 20 Jul 2008 14:48

This illustrates how useless creencasts can be. It takes 40 minutes to watch this thing and figure out what could have been summarized in a searchable blog post that could be read and scanned in five minutes. Unfortunately, no such blog post exists and this is the only tutorial available at this time.


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