22 April ’13
PIL must be installed to use
ImageField in Django models and installation of PIL is a bit cumbersome. However, if you are using virtualenv, it is straightforward. By the way, it is a great tool in general, get it into your flow. This is just one of the use of cases.
python-devfrom your distribution packages like:
$ sudo apt-get install python-dev
- Then, install PIL via pip (be aware of case):
$ pip install PIL
By virtualenv, there is no need to do other hacks and ready to use by these two simple commands.