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Collectfast 0.1.14

Custom management command that compares the MD5 sum and etag from S3 and if the two are the same skips file copy.

Latest Version: 0.6.2



The fast `collectstatic` for Django projects with S3 as storage backend.

Running Django's `collectstatic` command can become really slow as more and more files are
added to a project, especially if heavy libraries such as jQuery UI are included in the source.
This is a custom management command that compares the md5 sum of files with S3 and completely
ignores `modified_time`. The results of the hash lookups are cached locally using your default
Django cache. This can make deploying much faster!


Install the app using pip:

$ pip install Collectfast

Make sure you have this in your settings file and add `'collectfast'` to your `INSTALLED_APPS`:

STATICFILES_STORAGE = "storages.backends.s3boto.S3BotoStorage"
# …

Optionally, you can set `COLLECTFAST_CACHE` in your Django file to specify a specific cache backend for collectfast to use. By default it is set to the `default` cache.


Collectfast overrides Django's builtin `collectstatic` command so just run
`python collectstatic` as normal. You can disable collectfast
by using the `--ignore-etag` option.


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