[pmwiki-users] Tag - (Was: RFC: refactored introduction to wiki markup)

John Rankin john.rankin at affinity.co.nz
Sun May 14 17:15:32 CDT 2006

On Saturday, 13 May 2006 3:04 AM, christian.ridderstrom at gmail.com wrote:
>On 12 May 2006, John Rankin wrote:
>> >But it'd look better if we'd write something like:
>> >
>> >	(:tag pmwiki-markup-documentation:)
>> >
>> >Then maybe we could expand (:pagelist:) to work as follows
>> >
>> >	(:pagelist tag=pmwiki-markup-documentation:)
>> >
>> >
>> Nice; and "tag" is good!
>> I would add this to an enhanced "page attributes" function
>> suggested a while ago, whereby all page metadata is separated 
>> from page content into an attributes form.
>Saving it as an attribute makes sense, but then for ease of use you should 
>probably be able to edit the attributes on the edit page. I don't know if 
>that's possible.

It would make the edit page quite big -- to me, enhancing action=attr
seems more natural. OTOH, I'm not sure whether Patrick and others see 
separating page content from page metadata as a desirable direction, so 
this is just theory at the moment.
>"label" could be another alternative. 
>Patrick/John, would you like me to add this to PITS for now?
Sure, that way, it's not lost.

John Rankin

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