Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#4468 closed (wontfix)

More information in field length validation error (oldforms)

Reported by: A. Murat Eren <meren@…> Owned by: Adrian Holovaty
Component: Validators Version: master
Severity: Keywords: oldforms, validation, maxlength
Cc: Triage Stage: Unreviewed
Has patch: yes Needs documentation: no
Needs tests: no Patch needs improvement: no
Easy pickings: UI/UX:


If the length of the entered text is more than maxlength, django says:

Ensure your text is less than 3000 characters

It would be nice for the user to know how many characters in the text. Please see the patch attached below:

Ensure your text is less than 3000 characters (it is 4221).


Attachments (1)

oldforms-field_length-validation.diff (1.0 KB) - added by A. Murat Eren <meren@…> 9 years ago.

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Change History (2)

Changed 9 years ago by A. Murat Eren <meren@…>

comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by Simon G. <dev@…>

Needs documentation: unset
Needs tests: unset
Patch needs improvement: unset
Resolution: wontfix
Status: newclosed

Good idea, but old forms are end-of-line and won't be taking enhancements. The patch for newforms (#4469) is good to go though!

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