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MySQL INSERT … ON DUPLICATE KEY UPDATE with django 1.4 for bulk insert
import datetime
from pprint import pprint
from django.db import models, signals
from django.utils import timezone
import django.dispatch
class BulkInsertManager(models.Manager):
_done = django.dispatch.Signal(providing_args=[])
def _bulk_insert_or_update(self, create_fields, update_fields, values, print_sql=False):
from django.db import connection, transaction
cursor = connection.cursor()
db_table = self.model._meta.db_table
values_sql = []
values_data =[]
for value_lists in values:
values_sql.append( "(%s)" % (','.join([ "%s" for i in range(len(value_lists))]),) )
base_sql = "INSERT INTO %s (%s) VALUES " % (db_table, ",".join(create_fields))
on_duplicates = []
for field in update_fields:
on_duplicates.append(field + "=VALUES(" + field +")")
sql = "%s %s ON DUPLICATE KEY UPDATE %s" % (base_sql, ", ".join(values_sql), ",".join(on_duplicates))
cursor.executemany(sql, [values_data])
if print_sql is True:
print cursor._last_executed
return True
except Exception as e:
print e
return False
# issue a signal when bulk insert is complete
def _post_save(self, **kwargs):
self._done.send(sender=self.model, **kwargs)
# return the fields that can be updated for
def _get_update_fields(self):
# fields that can not be updated
unique_fields = list(list(unique_field) for unique_field in self.model._meta.unique_together)[0]
unique_fields.append( # include the primary key field to the unique fields list
return list(set(list( field.column for field in self.model._meta.fields)) - set(unique_fields))
def save_user_friends(user, friends):
user_friends = []
for friend in friends:
create_fields = ['id', 'user_id', 'first_name', 'last_name', 'city', 'province', 'country']
update_fields = ['first_name', 'last_name', 'city', 'province', 'country']
User_Friend.objects._bulk_insert_or_update(create_fields, update_fields, user_friends)
User_Friend.objects.Photo.objects._post_save([]) # pass any kwargs of your choice
from django.db import models
class User_Friend(models.Model):
objects = BulkInsertManager() # assign a custom manager to handle bulk insert
id = models.CharField(max_length=255)
user = models.ForeignKey(User, null=False, blank=False)
first_name = models.CharField(max_length=30)
last_name = models.CharField(max_length=30)
city = models.CharField(max_length=50, null=True, blank=True)
province = models.CharField(max_length=50, null=True, blank=True)
country = models.CharField(max_length=30, null=True, blank=True)
from django.utils import simplejson as json
from django.db.models.signals import pre_save
from django.dispatch import receiver
import models as m
@receiver(m.bulk_insert_done, sender=m.User_Friend)
def bulk_photo_insert_handler(sender, **kwargs):
print "do your signal things with kwargs"
print kwargs

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@mmohiudd mmohiudd commented Oct 26, 2012

Now the custom manager has a built in signal dispatcher for bulk insert. Import signals to app's to initiate the signal receiver or wherever it seems appropriate.

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