Opened 9 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#3972 closed (fixed)

Outdated newforms save_instance docstring

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: adrian
Component: Forms Version: master
Severity: Keywords:
Cc: Triage Stage: Ready for checkin
Has patch: yes Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: UI/UX:


I'm new but isn't the comment:

"Assumes form has a field for *every non-AutoField* database field in
instance. If commit=True, then the changes to instance will be
saved to the database. Returns instance.
" confusing if you exclude fields with the condition in the line below (or not f.e.)

if not f.editable or isinstance(f, models.AutoField) or not in clean_data:


Attachments (1)

save_instance_docstring.patch (700 bytes) - added by SmileyChris 8 years ago.

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Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by SmileyChris

  • Needs documentation unset
  • Needs tests unset
  • Patch needs improvement unset
  • Summary changed from newforms save_instance __doc__ confusing? to Outdated newforms save_instance docstring
  • Triage Stage changed from Unreviewed to Accepted

Correct, it doesn't assume this any more. The docstring needs to be updated.

Changed 8 years ago by SmileyChris

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by SmileyChris

  • Has patch set
  • Triage Stage changed from Accepted to Ready for checkin

comment:3 Changed 8 years ago by mtredinnick

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

(In [5471]) Fixed #3972 -- Updated docstring. Patch from SmileyChris.

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