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Made some improvements/clean-ups to docs/tutorial03.txt

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@@ -9,33 +9,32 @@ application and will focus on creating the public interface -- "views."
.. _Tutorial 2: http://www.djangoproject.com/documentation/tutorial2/
-.. admonition:: Philosophy
+Philosophy
+==========
- A view is a "type" of Web page in your Django application that generally
- serves a specific function and has a specific template. For example, in a
- weblog application, you might have the following views:
+A view is a "type" of Web page in your Django application that generally serves
+a specific function and has a specific template. For example, in a weblog
+application, you might have the following views:
- * Blog homepage -- displays the latest few entries.
- * Entry "detail" page -- permalink page for a single entry.
- * Year-based archive page -- displays all months with entries in the
- given year.
- * Month-based archive page -- displays all days with entries in the
- given month.
- * Day-based archive page -- displays all entries in the given day.
- * Comment action -- handles posting comments to a given entry.
+ * Blog homepage -- displays the latest few entries.
+ * Entry "detail" page -- permalink page for a single entry.
+ * Year-based archive page -- displays all months with entries in the
+ given year.
+ * Month-based archive page -- displays all days with entries in the
+ given month.
+ * Day-based archive page -- displays all entries in the given day.
+ * Comment action -- handles posting comments to a given entry.
- In our poll application, we'll have the following four views:
-
- * Poll "archive" page -- displays the latest few polls.
- * Poll "detail" page -- displays a poll question, with no results but
- with a form to vote.
- * Poll "results" page -- displays results for a particular poll.
- * Vote action -- handles voting for a particular choice in a particular
- poll.
-
- In Django, each view is represented by a simple Python function.
+In our poll application, we'll have the following four views:
+ * Poll "archive" page -- displays the latest few polls.
+ * Poll "detail" page -- displays a poll question, with no results but
+ with a form to vote.
+ * Poll "results" page -- displays results for a particular poll.
+ * Vote action -- handles voting for a particular choice in a particular
+ poll.
+In Django, each view is represented by a simple Python function.
Design your URLs
================
@@ -130,8 +129,8 @@ change the ``settings`` parameter.)
Now go to "http://localhost:8000/polls/" on your domain in your Web browser.
You should get a Python traceback with the following error message::
- ViewDoesNotExist: Tried myproject.apps.polls.views.polls.index.
- No module named polls
+ ViewDoesNotExist: Could not import myproject.apps.polls.views.polls. Error
+ was: No module named polls
Try "/polls/23/", "/polls/23/results/" and "/polls/23/vote/". The error
messages should tell you which view Django tried (and failed to find, because
@@ -379,8 +378,6 @@ URLs and insert an ``include()``::
(r'^polls/', include('myproject.apps.polls.urls.polls')),
-Notes:
-
``include()``, simply, references another URLconf. Note that the regular
expression doesn't have a ``$`` (end-of-string match character) but has the
trailing slash. Whenever Django encounters ``include()``, it chops off whatever
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