Form and model fields¶
This is a foreign key field to the
cms.models.Pagemodel that defaults to the
cms.forms.fields.PageSelectFormFieldform field when rendered in forms. It has the same API as the
django.db.models.ForeignKeybut does not require the
Behaves like a
django.forms.ModelChoiceFieldfield for the
cms.models.Pagemodel, but displays itself as a split field with a select drop-down for the site and one for the page. It also indents the page names based on what level they’re on, so that the page select drop-down is easier to use. This takes the same arguments as
A field making use of
cms.forms.widgets.PageSmartLinkWidget. This field will offer you a list of matching internal pages as you type. You can either pick one or enter an arbitrary URL to create a non existing entry. Takes a placeholder_text argument to define the text displayed inside the input before you type.
The widget uses an ajax request to try to find pages match. It will try to find case insensitive matches amongst public and published pages on the title, path, page_title, menu_title fields.