1. Luke Plant
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russ...@bcc190cf-cafb-0310-a4f2-bffc1f526a37  committed 803feee

[1.1.X] Fixed #12505 -- Clarified the use of the extra argument in formsets. Thanks to Andreas for the report, and timo for the draft patch.

Backport of r13218 from trunk.

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     <tr><th><label for="id_form-0-title">Title:</label></th><td><input type="text" name="form-0-title" id="id_form-0-title" /></td></tr>
     <tr><th><label for="id_form-0-pub_date">Pub date:</label></th><td><input type="text" name="form-0-pub_date" id="id_form-0-pub_date" /></td></tr>
-As you can see it only displayed one form. This is because by default the
-``formset_factory`` defines one extra form. This can be controlled with the
-``extra`` parameter::
+As you can see it only displayed one empty form. The number of empty forms
+that is displayed is controlled by the ``extra`` parameter. By default,
+``formset_factory`` defines one extra form; the following example will
+display two blank forms::
     >>> ArticleFormSet = formset_factory(ArticleForm, extra=2)