HQM HQM -5 years ago 221
Python Question

Can I create model in Django without automatic ID?

I need a table without a primary key (in Django it was created automatically). So my question is: Can I create a model without an ID/primary key?

I'm using Django 1.7.

Answer Source

You can create a model without an auto-incrementing key, but you cannot create one without a primary key.

From the Django Documentation:

If Django sees you’ve explicitly set Field.primary_key, it won’t add the automatic id column.

Each model requires exactly one field to have primary_key=True (either explicitly declared or automatically added).

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