[pmwiki-users] Page with contents of a list

christian.ridderstrom at gmail.com christian.ridderstrom at gmail.com
Thu Mar 23 03:16:53 CST 2006

On Wed, 22 Mar 2006, Bronwyn Boltwood wrote:

> You need to look at
> * http://pmwiki.org/wiki/PmWiki/PageLists -- the main documentation
> page for (:pagelist:)
> * http://pmwiki.org/wiki/Site/PageListTemplates -- the templates for
> pagelist output.  See especially the help section at the top.
> * http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/Cookbook/PagelistTemplateSamples -- for
> yet more pagelist templates.
> Depending on how long your Ride pages are, you might want to use
> teasers instead of a full include, in which case you'll need to look
> at http://pmwiki.org/wiki/PmWiki/IncludeOtherPages.  I can tell you
> from experience about a couple potholes with teasers:
> * include goes by lines of source or in-page anchors, not by numbers of words.
> * if any of those source lines are filled with (:title:), conditional
> markup, and other things that don't generate any visible output,
> include grabs them anyway.  You can end up with less or no teaser than
> you expected to, and some weird effects on your pagelist page, such as
> messed-up titles, keywords, and so on.

I'm bringing this to John's attention (he wrote the teasers), just in case 
he missed this post.


Christian Ridderström, +46-8-768 39 44               http://www.md.kth.se/~chr

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