Upgrade Procedure: Please follow Upgrading for general upgrade steps.

Current Version (in development)

For a detailed look at what’s new in version 1.3, see Kegbot Server Version 1.3 Release Notes.

Breaking Changes

  • Settings are no longer read from and must instead be supplied by env.
  • The tool is no longer supported.
  • Built-in production support and documentation for supervisor and nginx has been droped.
  • Optional support for Sentry has been removed.
  • Optional support for django-storages has been removed.
  • Optional support for memcache has been removed.
  • Optional support for statsd has been removed.
  • Optional support for django-debug-toolbar has been removed.

New features

  • Allow deletion of tokens from web (#337)
  • Add mini (5L) keg size (#331)
  • Add drinks tab to drinker details page (#347)
  • Allow deleting drinks from Kegbot Admin drinks page (#348)
  • Don’t require user to be active in order to view the user’s details and sessions (#350)
  • Twitter plugin: option to tweet/disable system session join events (#363)
  • Add a create controller view (#364)


  • Prevent divide by zero error when keg volume is set to zero (#353)
  • Fixed keg list error (#353)
  • Fix chart (#342)
  • Skip notifications for inactive users (#349)
  • Fix compatibility with with MySQL versions later than v5.7.5 (#356)
  • Allow usernames with a period (#336)
  • Update stats and sessions when admin deletes a drink (#371)

Other Changes

  • Upgraded to Python 3 and Django 2.
  • Internal: Improved static file serving (#368)
  • Internal: Developer tests now use pytest

Version 1.2.3 (2015-01-12)

  • Allow users to change e-mail addresses.
  • Added “bugreport” admin page.
  • Fix invitation email footer.

Version 1.2.2 (2015-01-03)

  • New command kegbot bugreport collects various system information.
  • Bugfix: Crash on end keg button (#326).
  • Bugfix: Unicode error during kegbot upgrade (#328).

Version 1.2.1 (2014-12-02)

  • Fixed run_gunicorn launcher.

Version 1.2.0 (2014-12-01)

  • Keg management improvements: The new “Keg Room” view shows kegs by status, and allows kegs to be manually moved between “available” and “finished” states.
  • Fancy keg graphics.
  • Backup file format has changed. Downgrade to v1.1 to restore from an earlier file format.
  • Django 1.7 update.
  • Flow sensing and multiuser features can be hidden.
  • Statistics now properly consider local timezone (#199).
  • Some new keg sizes are supported (#318).
  • Keg full volume and beverage type can be edited (#279).

Version 1.1.1 (2014-11-11)

  • API: New endpoint: drinks/last.
  • Newly-created meters now default to FT330-RJ calibration values.
  • Kegadmin: Kegs can be deleted from the “Edit Keg” screen.
  • The kegbot restore command can run against an unzipped directory.

Version 1.1.0 (2014-09-19)

  • Fullscreen mode.
  • New keg artwork.
  • New internal beverage fields: IBU, SRM, star rating, and color.

Version 1.0.2 (2014-08-21)

  • Bugfix: Issue #309 (cannot reset password on private sites).
  • Redis logging backend is configurable; see Settings (thanks Jared).
  • Bugfix: Issue #313 (link/ matching on usernames).

Version 1.0.1 (2014-07-21)

  • Bugfix: Issue #302 (api status/ endpoint).

Version 1.0.0 (2014-06-24)

For versions prior to 1.0, see Pre-1.0 Changelog.