Adding dynamic dns hostnames to Django INTERNAL_IPS

While some of us are blessed with fixed IP addresses, some ISPs don’t offer this option unfortunately. If you’re using the Django INTERNAL_IPS setting to show or hide the debug toolbar this can be a problem.

Luckily the Django settings.py files are pure Python and it’s easy enough to work around this issue with a few lines of code:

Note that the code above uses dnspython which can be installed through pip.

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Rick van Hattem is a Dutch Internet entrepreneur and co-founder of Fashiolista.com
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