Installation methods

Note: It is recommended that you always use the latest release of django-reversion with the latest release of Django. If you are using an older version of Django, then please check out the Compatible Django Versions page for more information.


You can install django-reversion into your system, or virtual environment, by running the following command in a terminal:

$ pip install django-reversion


The popular easy_install utility can be used to install the latest django-reversion release from the Python Package Index. Simply run the following command in a terminal:

$ sudo easy_install django-reversion


Using Git to install django-reversion provides an easy way of upgrading your installation at a later date. Simply clone the public git repository and symlink the src/reversion directory into your PYTHONPATH:

$ git clone git://
$ cd django-reversion.git
$ git checkout release-1.8
$ ln -s src/reversion /your/pythonpath/location/reversion