Docs do not 'warn' against the use of auto_now and auto_now_add
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There is nothing the the Model Field Reference documentation that warns against the use of auto_now and auto_now_add for the DateTime fields, even though they are regarded as 'hack's
This discussion http://groups.google.com/group/django-developers/browse_thread/thread/4cd631c225cb4e52/be97856ca67ede3f shows 'overwhelming core support' for dropping these all together, so perhaps there should be a warning against using them, and suggestions for what to do instead.