Django Site Maintenance

Date:March 24, 2014

Overview

Django Site Maintenance is a site maintenance library that allow you to put your Django site ‘offline’. It’s work at web-server level so it’s possible to completely shutting-down your django application.

The webserver is configured to redirect all the request to alternative url, if some condition is verified true. Anyway before activate the redirection Django Site Maintenance will wait for all logged users exit and do not allow new user to logging in. Active users can be informed of the oncoming system shutdown by a on scree message.