The 1.5 release of django-contact-form supports Django 1.11 and 2.0 on the following Python versions (matching the versions supported by Django itself):
- Django 1.11 supports Python 2.7, 3.4, 3.5, and 3.6.
- Django 2.0 supports Python 3.4, 3.5, and 3.6.
The preferred method of installing django-contact-form is via
the standard Python package-installation tool. If you don’t have
pip, instructions are available for how to obtain and install it. If you’re using
Python 2.7.9 or later (for Python 2) or Python 3.4 or later (for
pip came bundled with your installation of Python.
Once you have
pip install django-contact-form
If you plan to use the included spam-filtering contact form class,
AkismetContactForm, you will also need
akismet module. You can manually install it via
install akismet, or tell
django-contact-form to install it for
you, by running:
pip install django-contact-form[akismet]
If you do not already have a supported version of Django installed, installing django-contact-form will automatically install the most recent supported version of Django.
Installing from a source checkout¶
If you want to work on django-contact-form, you can obtain a source checkout.
The development repository for django-contact-form is at <https://github.com/ubernostrum/django-contact-form>. If you have git installed, you can obtain a copy of the repository by typing:
git clone https://github.com/ubernostrum/django-contact-form.git
From there, you can use normal git commands to check out the specific
revision you want, and install it using
pip install -e . (the
-e flag specifies an “editable” install, allowing you to change
code as you work on django-contact-form, and have your changes picked