What's the recommended way to update one's Django app? I came across a thread on the old forums that suggested creating a new app with the desired version, copying all the files over and then pointing the site to that new app, but with the change from Python 2.5 to Python 2.6 (I'm upgrading from Django 1.0 to 1.2), it seems like something more sophisticated is required.
asked Oct 24 '10 at 22:50
You can also use easy_install to upgrade:
(replacing <app_name> with the name of your app)
-U being the option for Upgrade.
Remember to restart the apache server that server your Django app
answered Oct 25 '10 at 03:17
If your application code can work with Django 1.2, then all you need to do is update the Django library that came with your app. You can do the following: