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authorTrevor Bramwell <>2018-02-09 11:08:55 -0800
committerTrevor Bramwell <>2018-02-09 12:22:51 -0800
commit66d862611a51b3c12813b4752819230e15f2a472 (patch)
parent87a087873998fbf637daf66518916feab98d84d3 (diff)
Ensure DEBUG is set as a Boolean
Since os.environ only allows strings DEBUG needs to be converted. Assigning DEBUG to the comparison of the strings is enough to get the correct value out. Change-Id: Ie104d2fc5de5906ad2830c5ed7cff3b1c0fda3c5 Signed-off-by: Trevor Bramwell <>
1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/dashboard/src/pharos_dashboard/ b/dashboard/src/pharos_dashboard/
index fa5879f..361c4a1 100644
--- a/dashboard/src/pharos_dashboard/
+++ b/dashboard/src/pharos_dashboard/
@@ -5,7 +5,9 @@ from datetime import timedelta
BASE_DIR = os.path.dirname(os.path.dirname(os.path.abspath(__file__)))
# SECURITY WARNING: don't run with debug turned on in production!
-DEBUG = os.environ['DEBUG']
+# NOTE: os.environ only returns strings, so making a comparison to
+# 'True' here will convert it to the correct Boolean value.
+DEBUG = os.environ['DEBUG'] == 'True'
# Application definition