django-contact-form / contact_form /

View which can render and send email from a contact form.


from django.http import HttpResponseRedirect
from django.shortcuts import render_to_response
from django.template import RequestContext

from contact_form.forms import ContactForm

def contact_form(request, form_class=ContactForm,
                 success_url='/contact/sent/', fail_silently=False):
    Render a contact form, validate its input and send an email
    from it.

    **Optional arguments:**

        If ``True``, errors when sending the email will be silently
        supressed (i.e., with no logging or reporting of any such
        errors. Default value is ``False``.

        The form to use. If not supplied, this will default to
        ``contact_form.forms.ContactForm``. If supplied, the form
        class must implement a method named ``save()`` which sends the
        email from the form; the form class must accept an
        ``HttpRequest`` as the keyword argument ``request`` to its
        constructor, and it must implement a method named ``save()``
        which sends the email and which accepts the keyword argument

        The URL to redirect to after a successful submission. If not
        supplied, this will be the URL ``/contact/sent/``.

        The template to use for rendering the contact form. If not
        supplied, defaults to


        The form instance.

    The value of the ``template_name`` keyword argument, or

    if request.method == 'POST':
        form = form_class(data=request.POST, files=request.FILES, request=request)
        if form.is_valid():
            return HttpResponseRedirect(success_url)
        form = form_class(request=request)
    return render_to_response(template_name,
                              { 'form': form },