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django-parler - Python Meetup in Amsterdam (PUN)

django-parler - Python Meetup in Amsterdam (PUN)

Django model translations; letting users input content in multiple languages.

Diederik van der Boor

November 13, 2013

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    – K.I.S.S – Manually create translated fields table – Manually assign descriptors – Hey that works!!
  7. example

  8. Usage

  9. Internals, simplified: descriptors

  10. Admin interface!

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  13. Twitter: @vdboor, @edoburu https://github.com/edoburu/django-parle http://django-fluent.org