django-oauthost documentation

django-oauthost is a reusable application for Django, introducing OAuth2 server functionality.

It allows to guard your applications views with OAuth 2.0 in quite a trivial way.


  1. Python 2.7+, 3.2+
  2. Django 1.4+
  3. Auth Django contrib package
  4. South 0.7.1+ for Django (required for version upgrades)
  5. Django Admin site contrib package (for oauthost data manipulation).

Get involved into django-oauthost

Submit issues. If you spotted something weird in application behavior or want to propose a feature you can do that at

Write code. If you are eager to participate in application development, fork it at, write your code, whether it should be a bugfix or a feature implementation, and make a pull request right from the forked project page.

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