Entries published on November 23, 2007
Newforms, part 2
Yesterday we took a look at how Django’s newforms library works and explored the different components, how they fit together and how the overall process of form validation takes place inside a
newforms form. And while that’s all useful knowledge, it’s helpful to have some practical examples to see all of the various bits in action, so today we’ll look at a simple example which shows off some of the features, building it up step-by-step.
The specific example I’ll be using here is a user-registration form; about a year ago I …