To contribute to Django Suit:

# Clone forked Django Suit repo
git clone suit

# Install Django Suit from local fork in editable mode
pip install -e suit

If you wish to participate in development discussions, join our IRC channel #django-suit on


When contributing don’t forget to test your code by running:

./ test suit


Contributing on specifically UI/CSS features/fixes have more requirements:

  • lessc compiler -
  • watchdog package - pip install watchdog
  • django-suit-examples - it may be a good idea to add examples app to your project

While editing .less files, run following script, which automatically watches .less files for changes and compiles them to suit.css:

python suit/ suit/static/suit/less/suit.less