Browse files

Fixed #12084 -- Documented the fact that QuerySet.update() returns th…

…e number of affected rows. Thanks, timo

git-svn-id: bcc190cf-cafb-0310-a4f2-bffc1f526a37
  • Loading branch information...
adrianholovaty committed Jan 10, 2010
1 parent 5ceed0a commit 457df03c997a85da36230c96edf7283ae554879f
Showing with 2 additions and 2 deletions.
  1. +2 −2 docs/topics/db/queries.txt
@@ -785,8 +785,8 @@ instance you want to point to. Example::
# Change every Entry so that it belongs to this Blog.
>>> Entry.objects.all().update(blog=b)
-The ``update()`` method is applied instantly and doesn't return anything
-(similar to ``delete()``). The only restriction on the ``QuerySet`` that is
+The ``update()`` method is applied instantly and returns the number of rows
+affected by the query. The only restriction on the ``QuerySet`` that is
updated is that it can only access one database table, the model's main
table. So don't try to filter based on related fields or anything like that;
it won't work.

0 comments on commit 457df03

Please sign in to comment.