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newforms: Form.as_ul() no longer puts hidden fields between <li>s. Si…

…milar to [4175], which was the same thing for Form.as_table(). Refs #3101

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1 parent 3d1ceab commit 44add112e554d9eb5a66ad4b118501a0cac9ffc1 @adrianholovaty adrianholovaty committed Dec 7, 2006
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  1. +10 −2 django/newforms/
  2. +6 −10 tests/regressiontests/forms/
@@ -102,18 +102,26 @@ def as_table(self):
def as_ul(self):
"Returns this form rendered as HTML <li>s -- excluding the <ul></ul>."
top_errors = self.non_field_errors()
- output = []
+ output, hidden_fields = [], []
for name, field in self.fields.items():
bf = BoundField(self, field, name)
if bf.is_hidden:
new_errors = bf.errors # Cache in local variable.
if new_errors:
top_errors.extend(['(Hidden field %s) %s' % (name, e) for e in new_errors])
- output.append(unicode(bf))
+ hidden_fields.append(unicode(bf))
output.append(u'<li>%s%s %s</li>' % (bf.errors, bf.label_tag(escape(bf.verbose_name+':')), bf))
if top_errors:
output.insert(0, u'<li>%s</li>' % top_errors)
+ if hidden_fields: # Insert any hidden fields in the last <li>.
+ str_hidden = u''.join(hidden_fields)
+ if output:
+ last_li = output[-1]
+ # Chop off the trailing '</li>' and insert the hidden fields.
+ output[-1] = last_li[:-5] + str_hidden + '</li>'
+ else: # If there aren't any '<li>'s in the output, just append the hidden fields.
+ output.append(str_hidden)
return u'\n'.join(output)
def non_field_errors(self):
@@ -1756,8 +1756,8 @@
HiddenInput widgets are displayed differently in the as_table() and as_ul()
output of a Form -- their verbose names are not displayed, and a separate
-<tr>/<li> is not displayed. They're displayed in the last <td> of the form,
-directly after that <td>'s form element.
+<tr>/<li> is not displayed. They're displayed in the last <td>/<li> of the
+form, directly after that row's form element.
>>> class Person(Form):
... first_name = CharField()
... last_name = CharField()
@@ -1771,8 +1771,7 @@
>>> print p.as_ul()
<li>First name: <input type="text" name="first_name" /></li>
<li>Last name: <input type="text" name="last_name" /></li>
-<input type="hidden" name="hidden_text" />
-<li>Birthday: <input type="text" name="birthday" /></li>
+<li>Birthday: <input type="text" name="birthday" /><input type="hidden" name="hidden_text" /></li>
With auto_id set, a HiddenInput still gets an ID, but it doesn't get a label.
>>> p = Person(auto_id='id_%s')
@@ -1783,8 +1782,7 @@
>>> print p.as_ul()
<li><label for="id_first_name">First name:</label> <input type="text" name="first_name" id="id_first_name" /></li>
<li><label for="id_last_name">Last name:</label> <input type="text" name="last_name" id="id_last_name" /></li>
-<input type="hidden" name="hidden_text" id="id_hidden_text" />
-<li><label for="id_birthday">Birthday:</label> <input type="text" name="birthday" id="id_birthday" /></li>
+<li><label for="id_birthday">Birthday:</label> <input type="text" name="birthday" id="id_birthday" /><input type="hidden" name="hidden_text" id="id_hidden_text" /></li>
If a field with a HiddenInput has errors, the as_table() and as_ul() output
will include the error message(s) with the text "(Hidden field [fieldname]) "
@@ -1800,8 +1798,7 @@
<li><ul class="errorlist"><li>(Hidden field hidden_text) This field is required.</li></ul></li>
<li>First name: <input type="text" name="first_name" value="John" /></li>
<li>Last name: <input type="text" name="last_name" value="Lennon" /></li>
-<input type="hidden" name="hidden_text" />
-<li>Birthday: <input type="text" name="birthday" value="1940-10-9" /></li>
+<li>Birthday: <input type="text" name="birthday" value="1940-10-9" /><input type="hidden" name="hidden_text" /></li>
A corner case: It's possible for a form to have only HiddenInputs.
>>> class TestForm(Form):
@@ -1811,8 +1808,7 @@
>>> print p.as_table()
<input type="hidden" name="foo" /><input type="hidden" name="bar" />
>>> print p.as_ul()
-<input type="hidden" name="foo" />
-<input type="hidden" name="bar" />
+<input type="hidden" name="foo" /><input type="hidden" name="bar" />
A Form's fields are displayed in the same order in which they were defined.
>>> class TestForm(Form):

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