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[1.2.X] Fixed #14713 -- documented that resolve can raise Http404. Th…

…anks to Adam for the patch. Backport of [14603].

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  1. +3 −0  docs/topics/http/urls.txt
  2. +2 −0  docs/topics/http/views.txt
3  docs/topics/http/urls.txt
@@ -834,6 +834,9 @@ URL paths to the corresponding view functions. It has the following signature:
don't need to worry about the ``urlconf`` parameter. The function returns the
triple (view function, arguments, keyword arguments).
+If the URL does not resolve, the function raises an
+:class:`~django.http.Http404` exception.
For example, it can be used for testing if a view would raise a ``Http404``
error before redirecting to it::
2  docs/topics/http/views.txt
@@ -95,6 +95,8 @@ to handle those errors.
The Http404 exception
+.. class:: django.http.Http404()
When you return an error such as ``HttpResponseNotFound``, you're responsible
for defining the HTML of the resulting error page::
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