Django: Getting Started Transcripts
Chapter: Receiving Uploads in Django
Lecture: Intro to web uploads
0:00 In the previous chapter, you learned how to handle information sent to the server through HTML forms and the http post method.
0:08 In this chapter, you'll continue on your journey of sending data to the server through uploading files.
0:13 The focus of this chapter is uploading files like other submissions. This is done through an HTML form and an http post.
0:22 Just with special specific fields. So to get a file to the server, you'll first need to understand how to process upload forms.
0:31 Django calls, uploaded files, media files and handles them distinctly from views, static files or templates.
0:38 You'll learn all about how these files are handled and How if you're not careful, you can run into some dangerous situations.
0:45 Users can be a tricky bunch.