from django import http
from django.apps import apps
from django.conf import settings
from django.contrib import comments
from django.contrib.comments import signals
from django.contrib.comments.views.utils import next_redirect, confirmation_view
from django.core.exceptions import ObjectDoesNotExist, ValidationError
from django.db import models
from django.shortcuts import render_to_response
from django.template import RequestContext
from django.template.loader import render_to_string
from django.utils.html import escape
from django.views.decorators.csrf import csrf_protect
from django.views.decorators.http import require_POST

class CommentPostBadRequest(http.HttpResponseBadRequest):
    Response returned when a comment post is invalid. If ``DEBUG`` is on a
    nice-ish error message will be displayed (for debugging purposes), but in
    production mode a simple opaque 400 page will be displayed.
    def __init__(self, why):
        super(CommentPostBadRequest, self).__init__()
        if settings.DEBUG:
            self.content = render_to_string("comments/400-debug.html", {"why": why})

def post_comment(request, next=None, using=None):
    Post a comment.

    HTTP POST is required. If ``POST['submit'] == "preview"`` or if there are
    errors a preview template, ``comments/preview.html``, will be rendered.
    # Fill out some initial data fields from an authenticated user, if present
    data = request.POST.copy()
    if request.user.is_authenticated():
        if not data.get('name', ''):
            data["name"] = request.user.get_full_name() or request.user.get_username()
        if not data.get('email', ''):
            data["email"] =

    # Look up the object we're trying to comment about
    ctype = data.get("content_type")
    object_pk = data.get("object_pk")
    if ctype is None or object_pk is None:
        return CommentPostBadRequest("Missing content_type or object_pk field.")
        model = apps.get_model(ctype)
        target = model._default_manager.using(using).get(pk=object_pk)
    except TypeError:
        return CommentPostBadRequest(
            "Invalid content_type value: %r" % escape(ctype))
    except LookupError:
        return CommentPostBadRequest(
            "The given content-type %r does not resolve to a valid model." % \
    except ObjectDoesNotExist:
        return CommentPostBadRequest(
            "No object matching content-type %r and object PK %r exists." % \
                (escape(ctype), escape(object_pk)))
    except (ValueError, ValidationError) as e:
        return CommentPostBadRequest(
            "Attempting go get content-type %r and object PK %r exists raised %s" % \
                (escape(ctype), escape(object_pk), e.__class__.__name__))

    # Do we want to preview the comment?
    preview = "preview" in data

    # Construct the comment form
    form = comments.get_form()(target, data=data)

    # Check security information
    if form.security_errors():
        return CommentPostBadRequest(
            "The comment form failed security verification: %s" % \

    # If there are errors or if we requested a preview show the comment
    if form.errors or preview:
        template_list = [
            # These first two exist for purely historical reasons.
            # Django v1.0 and v1.1 allowed the underscore format for
            # preview templates, so we have to preserve that format.
            "comments/%s_%s_preview.html" % (model._meta.app_label, model._meta.model_name),
            "comments/%s_preview.html" % model._meta.app_label,
            # Now the usual directory based template hierarchy.
            "comments/%s/%s/preview.html" % (model._meta.app_label, model._meta.model_name),
            "comments/%s/preview.html" % model._meta.app_label,
        return render_to_response(
            template_list, {
                "comment":"comment", ""),
                "form": form,
                "next": data.get("next", next),
            RequestContext(request, {})

    # Otherwise create the comment
    comment = form.get_comment_object()
    comment.ip_address = request.META.get("REMOTE_ADDR", None)
    if request.user.is_authenticated():
        comment.user = request.user

    # Signal that the comment is about to be saved
    responses = signals.comment_will_be_posted.send(

    for (receiver, response) in responses:
        if response == False:
            return CommentPostBadRequest(
                "comment_will_be_posted receiver %r killed the comment" % receiver.__name__)

    # Save the comment and signal that it was saved

    return next_redirect(request, fallback=next or 'comments-comment-done',

comment_done = confirmation_view(
    doc="""Display a "comment was posted" success page."""