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Brandon Galde12,741 Points
Can't find templates directory
I am having trouble finding the templates directory after running my code. I get the following error on my page:
TemplateDoesNotExist at / home.html Request Method: GET Request URL: http://192.168.2.117:3392/ Django Version: 1.7.11 Exception Type: TemplateDoesNotExist Exception Value: home.html Exception Location: /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/django/template/loader.py in find_template, line 136 Python Executable: /usr/bin/python3 Python Version: 3.4.2 Python Path: ['/home/soulji/django-project/learning_site', '/usr/local/lib/python3.4/dist-packages/mysqlclient-1.3.10-py3.4-linux-x86_64.egg', '/usr/lib/python3.4', '/usr/lib/python3.4/plat-x86_64-linux-gnu', '/usr/lib/python3.4/lib-dynload', '/usr/local/lib/python3.4/dist-packages', '/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages'] Server time: Sat, 22 Apr 2017 14:27:04 -0400 Template-loader postmortem Django tried loading these templates, in this order: Using loader django.template.loaders.filesystem.Loader: Using loader django.template.loaders.app_directories.Loader: /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/django/contrib/admin/templates/home.html (File does not exist) /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/django/contrib/auth/templates/home.html (File does not exist) /home/soulji/django-project/learning_site/courses/templates/home.html (File does not exist)
My paths are correct, however I am wondering if this error is due to my django version. The TEMPLATES section did not already exist in the settings.py file, so I added it, and attempted to make a few changes to try to solve this issue (such as removing the OPTIONS field within TEMPLATES). It appears that it just does not look to find the templates directory in the learning_sites directory at all.
All my code is the same as Keven's, with the exception of portions in the settings.py file (which I had to add the missing section mentioned above). If I need to post more of the error I can do that. Any help will be welcome, thanks.