A simple Django application that provides a RESTFul Direct certificate validation API.

pip install django-direct==0.7.8


django-direct - A RESTFul API for Direct Certificate Discovery

django-direct is a simple Django application that provides a RESTFul API to validate and fetch Direct x509 certificate via LDAP and DNS.

Detailed documentation for using the API is in the "docs" directory. Installation instructions are below.

Quick start

  1. Pip install django-direct:

    pip install django-direct
  2. Add "direct" to your INSTALLED_APPS setting like this:

  3. Include the direct URLconf in your project like this:

    url(r'^direct/', include('direct.urls')),
  4. Add the static content to your app:

    python collectstatic

  5. There are no models in this application so there is no migration step.

6. Use the APIs. Visit to verify the installation and for more information. See the docs folder for more information.

Production configuration is out of scope fo this document. See for more info.