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Small generic FK docs tweaks.

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commit 5f7eecd09af8d69722d483b73b5ac3a086ad0e42 1 parent 1ee40f2
@ramiro ramiro authored
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  1. +3 −2 docs/ref/contrib/contenttypes.txt
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5 docs/ref/contrib/contenttypes.txt
@@ -277,7 +277,7 @@ A normal :class:`~django.db.models.ForeignKey` can only "point
to" one other model, which means that if the ``TaggedItem`` model used a
:class:`~django.db.models.ForeignKey` it would have to
choose one and only one model to store tags for. The contenttypes
-application provides a special field type which
+application provides a special field type (``GenericForeignKey``) which
works around this and allows the relationship to be with any
model:
@@ -287,7 +287,8 @@ model:
:class:`~django.contrib.contenttypes.generic.GenericForeignKey`:
1. Give your model a :class:`~django.db.models.ForeignKey`
- to :class:`~django.contrib.contenttypes.models.ContentType`.
+ to :class:`~django.contrib.contenttypes.models.ContentType`. The usual
+ name for this field is "content_type".
2. Give your model a field that can store primary key values from the
models you'll be relating to. For most models, this means a
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