Task #7302

Re-evaluate Tastypie

Added by Holly Becker about 7 years ago. Updated over 4 years ago.

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Tastypie is not getting the same level of support and development as it was before [1] [2], and it may be worthwhile to switch to another REST framework for the SS API.

[1] http://toastdriven.com/blog/2013/feb/05/committers-needed-tastypie-haystack/
[2] http://toastdriven.com/blog/2014/may/23/state-tastypie/


#1 Updated by Holly Becker about 7 years ago

  • Priority changed from Medium to Low

Tastypie is still getting updates from community/other contributors, so it is not urgent to replace it.

Candidates to replace it with:

#2 Updated by Holly Becker over 4 years ago

Django REST Framework has emerged as the better supported and better documented framework for providing a REST API in Django. Recommend we switch to it as time & support allows.

The switch is also a good time to review the API in general and ensure it is consistent and well-documented.

#3 Updated by Nick Wilkinson over 4 years ago

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