Friday, December 28, 2012

Re: collectstatic?

On 29/12/2012 6:32pm, Derek wrote:
> When I run this command, I get:
> You have requested to collect static files at the destination
> location as specified in your settings.
> This will overwrite existing files!
> Are you sure you want to do this?
> Q1: Where is this location specified in settings?


> Q2: Which files will be overwritten and why?

All the files which were previously copied to STATIC_ROOT from all the
paths listed in settings.STATICFILES_DIRS will be overwritten

In theory you could empty STATIC_ROOT and refill it each time via collectstatic


> Thanks
> Derek

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