Document that ModelChoiceField is only useful when the number of items is relatively small
|Reported by:||Dan Poirier||Owned by:||nobody|
|Cc:||Stephen Muss||Triage Stage:||Ready for checkin|
|Has patch:||yes||Needs documentation:||no|
|Needs tests:||no||Patch needs improvement:||no|
The response to ticket #15957 at https://code.djangoproject.com/ticket/15957#comment:1 says:
You shouldn't use ModelChoiceField for more than 1000 entries. Anyway, it becomes very quickly unusable beyond 100 entries.
It would be helpful if this were added to the ModelChoiceField documentation.
Change History (6)
comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by
|Patch needs improvement:||unset|
|Triage Stage:||Unreviewed → Accepted|
|Type:||Bug → Cleanup/optimization|
|Version:||1.3 → SVN|