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workaround for a regression in Django 1.4 which makes forms with fields of type BooleanField non-picklable
"""
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"""
from django.forms.util import flatatt
from django.forms.widgets import Widget
from django.utils.encoding import force_unicode
from django.utils.safestring import mark_safe
def boolean_check(v):
return not (v is False or v is None or v == '')
class PicklableCheckboxInput(Widget):
def __init__(self, attrs=None, check_test=None):
super(PicklableCheckboxInput, self).__init__(attrs)
# check_test is a callable that takes a value and returns True
# if the checkbox should be checked for that value.
self.check_test = boolean_check if check_test is None else check_test
def render(self, name, value, attrs=None):
final_attrs = self.build_attrs(attrs, type='checkbox', name=name)
try:
result = self.check_test(value)
except: # Silently catch exceptions
result = False
if result:
final_attrs['checked'] = 'checked'
if not (value is True or value is False or value is None or value == ''):
# Only add the 'value' attribute if a value is non-empty.
final_attrs['value'] = force_unicode(value)
return mark_safe(u'<input%s />' % flatatt(final_attrs))
def value_from_datadict(self, data, files, name):
if name not in data:
# A missing value means False because HTML form submission does not
# send results for unselected checkboxes.
return False
value = data.get(name)
# Translate true and false strings to boolean values.
values = {'true': True, 'false': False}
if isinstance(value, basestring):
value = values.get(value.lower(), value)
return value
def _has_changed(self, initial, data):
# Sometimes data or initial could be None or u'' which should be the
# same thing as False.
return bool(initial) != bool(data)
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