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Provides a lightweight development runserver on Werkzeug with debugging

Project Description
# django-rundbg

Provides a lightweight development runserver on Werkzeug with a web-based debugger.

## Features
- Friendly for API debugging, like Django Rest Framework.
- Werkzeug [web-based debugger](http://werkzeug.pocoo.org/docs/0.11/debug/#using-the-debugger)

### :warning: Be very careful to keep this away from any production environment

## Installation and Configuration
From PyPI with pip

```
pip install django-rundbg
```

In your [development settings](https://code.djangoproject.com/wiki/SplitSettings#Multiplesettingfilesimportingfromeachother) file add the following:
```
from yourproject.settings_general import INSTALLED_APPS

INSTALLED_APPS = INSTALLED_APPS + ['django_rundbg',]

DEBUG = True
DEBUG_PROPAGATE_EXCEPTIONS = True
```

## Quickstart
After installation and configuration, just run:
```
python manage.py rundbg --use-link
```

To try out, just place an `assert False` statement whenever you want to inspect your code and variables and this will show either at your
current browser window or in the dev console.

![Chrome Dev Console example](https://www.octobot.io/uploads/django-rundbg/chrome-dev-example.png)

## Invoking
After installation and configuration, just run:
```
python manage.py rundbg
```

Since it extends on Django's `runserver` you can pass on the same parameters than to `rundbg`:
```
python manage.py rundbg --no-reload 0.0.0.0:5678
```

Additionally, it supports one additional parameter useful for debugging XHR requests:
```
python manage.py rundbg --use-link
```

This will show an very simple error 500 page, with a _link_ to the Werkzeug Traceback and web-based interactive debugger that you can open anywhere.

Additionally, it supports the following parameters from `runserver_plus`:
- `--reloader-interval 2` After how many seconds auto-reload should scan for updates in poller-mode.
- `--keep-meta-shutdown` Keep `request.META['werkzeug.server.shutdown']` function which is automatically removed because Django
debug pages tries to call the function and unintentionally shuts down the Werkzeug server.

Werkzeug security PIN is disabled.

## Credits

This project is strongly based upon the work of others:
- The [Django Extensions](https://github.com/django-extensions/django-extensions) `runserver_plus` is a
more comprehensive command than this one.
- The [Werkzeug](http://werkzeug.pocoo.org/) server.
- [Another take](https://github.com/philippbosch/django-werkzeug-debugger-runserver) on the same challenge.

## Authors
- Juan Saavedra

With :heart: from Octobot
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