create_app

synopsis:Creates an application directory structure for the specified application name.

This command allows you to specify the –template option where you can indicate a template directory structure to use as your default.

The –diagram option generates the models.py and admin.py from a .dia file.

Example Usage

All examples assume your current directory is the project directory and settings.py is under it.

# Get command help
./manage.py create_app --help
# Generate models.py and admin.py from [APP_NAME].dia file. This file should
# be placed in the settings.py directory.
./manage.py create_app -d APP_NAME

Example generated from sample.dia

./manage.py create_app --diagram=sample.dia webdata

-d switch or –diagram option use dia2django to generate models.py and is better documented in django wiki.