[Fixed]-There is no South database module 'south.db.postgresql_psycopg2' for your database django


The solution i found to the above problem was just removing the south from virtual environment apart from all the changes mentioned above


You are probably still referencing to South with an import somewhere.


pip uninstall south


python manage.py runserver

And resolve import errors.


Since Django 1.7, migrations are part of the framework. Instead of using South, you probably want to migrate to django.db.migrations.

Generally speaking, you should always read release notes (for 1.7 and 1.8) when doing such an update.


Django with version >= 1.7 use built-in migration. You don’t need to use south.

For more details about Django migration framework you can refer release note – https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/1.9/releases/1.7/#schema-migrations

Django docs – https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/1.8/topics/migrations/

Upgading from South – https://docs.djangoproject.com/en/1.8/topics/migrations/#upgrading-from-south


If you are using Django < 1.7, you should also install South >= 1.0.1 if you haven’t already. This is not listed as a dependency for the sake of users who are on Django >= 1.7 and don’t need it.


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