Welcome to the documentation for django-rocket-engine - Django on AppEngine

Project is a helper library with main goal to help setup “correct” Django development environment for Google AppEngine services.


  • basic support for pip style requirements,
  • support for virtualenv environments,
  • pre/post deployment hooks,
  • seamless BlobStorage backend.

The project is still in the experimental stage, being more like proof-of-concept. Source code can be found on github.

This project was inspired by the work of Waldemar Kornewald and Thomas Wanschik from All Buttons Pressed, some ideas where moved from djangoappengine project.

Example application