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#21548 assigned New feature

Add the ability to limit file extensions for ImageField and FileField

Reported by: timo Owned by: jfilipe
Component: Forms Version: master
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: Triage Stage: Accepted
Has patch: yes Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: no UI/UX: no


ImageField/FileField could have an optional extension whitelist. This could default to being empty for both fields to be totally backwards compatible, or could have sensible defaults for the ImageField based on the file types supported by PIL/low. The documentation should warn that you should not rely on file extensions to determine the actual content type of files.

There are probably some existing implementations we could borrow from, for example:

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comment:1 Changed 5 days ago by jfilipe

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comment:2 Changed 5 days ago by jfilipe

I have a work in progress PR here:

Wanted to get some feedback on the approach before I added some docs.

comment:3 Changed 5 days ago by jfilipe

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