Issue #3 new

Templates missing?

David Fraser
created an issue

I've done:

  • pip install django-galeria
  • added ("^galeria/", include("galeria.urls")) to my urls.py
  • put galeria into my list of INSTALLED_APPS in my settings.py

Now I can view the admin pages, create a new album, upload a zip file, etc. But when I try and view any pages at these places, I get:

TemplateDoesNotExist at /galeria/ - galeria/album_list.html (and likewise for album_detail.html etc

Presumably I can just create these templates, but it would be helpful to have some default ones included to adapt... so it would work out of the box ...

Comments (4)

  1. Guilherme Gondim repo owner

    Hello David, how are you?

    First, thanks for opening this issue and sorry the long delay in answering you...

    Well, I don't like the idea of providing default templates that probably will not fit well in many Django project. A site can accidentally go online with content that the developer didn't wish share, for example. So I prefer that it raises a exception.

    I agree with you that providing these templates will be very helpful. I'm thinking about the best way to provide it. Maybe you have some suggestion.

    I would change the exception message with a URL to a sample template to the developer copy and paste or even a manage command to create the files for you. What do you think?

    Thanks!

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