#30698: `BaseDetailView` and `SingleObjectMixin` optimization.
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     Reporter:  Davit Gachechiladze  |                    Owner:  Davit
         Type:                       |  Gachechiladze
  Cleanup/optimization               |                   Status:  closed
    Component:  Generic views        |                  Version:  master
     Severity:  Normal               |               Resolution:  wontfix
     Keywords:                       |             Triage Stage:
                                     |  Unreviewed
    Has patch:  1                    |      Needs documentation:  0
  Needs tests:  0                    |  Patch needs improvement:  0
Easy pickings:  0                    |                    UI/UX:  0
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Comment (by Davit Gachechiladze):

 Replying to [comment:17 Carlton Gibson]:
 > Hi Davit,
 >
 > Thanks for the suggestion. Strictly you're right, in theory this
 simplification is available. We can't make it, however.
 >
 > Firstly, they'll be plenty of folks that overrode `get_context_data()`
 relying on the fact that `self.object` is injected.
 > (We change it, we break their code.)
 >
 > Then, removing relies too much on internal knowledge of the CBV
 implementations.
 >
 > The general pattern for `get_context_data()` is this:
 >
 > {{{
 > def get_context_data(self, **kwargs):
 >     context = {
 >         # Some stuff...
 >     }
 >
 >     # Allow caller to inject the values we want...
 >     context.update(kwargs)
 >
 >     return context
 > }}}
 >
 > Without looking at `SingleObjectMixin` at all, the implementation of
 BaseDetailView.get() is exactly what one want's: we want the calling
 function to ''drive'' `get_context_data() by passing in the object to be
 rendered.
 >
 > I don't know if you've seen them but check out http://django-vanilla-
 views.org/ for a stripped back take on GCBVs here.
 Thank you for explanation.

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