latimes-appengine-template is an app to bootstrap a Google App Engine project with Django and other goodies.
Used by Los Angeles Times websites like crime.latimes.com and documents.latimes.com.
Beware. This software is in beta testing and hasn’t been used much. But don’t let that stop you! Please try it and tell me what sucks.
Here are some key features of "latimes-appengine-template":
· Creates a ready-to-roll App Engine project with a single command.
· Includes Google App Engine Helper for Django
· Includes pytz tuned for google app engine
· Includes a modified version of appengine-search for full-text search
· Includes a toolbox of utilities commonly used @latimes, like BeautifulSoup and Universal Feed Parser.