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Python Geospatial Development - Second Edition by Erik Westra

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The structure of a Django application

While a complete tutorial on Django is beyond the scope of this book, it is worth spending a few minutes becoming familiar with how Django works. In Django, you start by building a project that contains one or more applications. Each project has a single database that is shared by the applications within it:

The structure of a Django application

Django comes with a large number of built-in applications that you can include as part of your project, including the following:

  • An authentication system supporting user accounts, groups, permissions, and authenticated sessions
  • An admin interface, allowing the user to view and edit data
  • A markup application ...

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