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Fixed #3698 -- Modified newforms labels to only add a colon if the la…

…bel text doesn't end with punctuation. Thanks, SmileyChris.

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1 parent 1c2fdf1 commit 8a4a8023d61cb31093db7b511e58ea3502e47cb6 @freakboy3742 freakboy3742 committed Apr 27, 2007
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  1. +8 −1 django/newforms/
  2. +21 −0 tests/regressiontests/forms/
@@ -122,7 +122,14 @@ def _html_output(self, normal_row, error_row, row_ender, help_text_html, errors_
if errors_on_separate_row and bf_errors:
output.append(error_row % bf_errors)
- label = bf.label and bf.label_tag(escape(bf.label + ':')) or ''
+ if bf.label:
+ label = escape(bf.label)
+ # Only add a colon if the label does not end in punctuation.
+ if label[-1] not in ':?.!':
+ label += ':'
+ label = bf.label_tag(label) or ''
+ else:
+ label = ''
if field.help_text:
help_text = help_text_html % field.help_text
@@ -2601,6 +2601,27 @@
<li>Password1: <input type="password" name="password1" /></li>
<li>Password (again): <input type="password" name="password2" /></li>
+Labels for as_* methods will only end in a colon if they don't end in other
+punctuation already.
+>>> class Questions(Form):
+... q1 = CharField(label='The first question')
+... q2 = CharField(label='What is your name?')
+... q3 = CharField(label='The answer to life is:')
+... q4 = CharField(label='Answer this question!')
+... q5 = CharField(label='The last question. Period.')
+>>> print Questions(auto_id=False).as_p()
+<p>The first question: <input type="text" name="q1" /></p>
+<p>What is your name? <input type="text" name="q2" /></p>
+<p>The answer to life is: <input type="text" name="q3" /></p>
+<p>Answer this question! <input type="text" name="q4" /></p>
+<p>The last question. Period. <input type="text" name="q5" /></p>
+>>> print Questions().as_p()
+<p><label for="id_q1">The first question:</label> <input type="text" name="q1" id="id_q1" /></p>
+<p><label for="id_q2">What is your name?</label> <input type="text" name="q2" id="id_q2" /></p>
+<p><label for="id_q3">The answer to life is:</label> <input type="text" name="q3" id="id_q3" /></p>
+<p><label for="id_q4">Answer this question!</label> <input type="text" name="q4" id="id_q4" /></p>
+<p><label for="id_q5">The last question. Period.</label> <input type="text" name="q5" id="id_q5" /></p>
A label can be a Unicode object or a bytestring with special characters.
>>> class UserRegistration(Form):
... username = CharField(max_length=10, label='ŠĐĆŽćžšđ')

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