[pmwiki-users] creating a page the easy way (patch included)

Jo Rhett jrhett at svcolo.com
Thu May 25 13:37:32 CDT 2006

> On Wed, May 24, 2006 at 09:59:42AM -0700, Jo Rhett wrote:
> > Okay, so we have a few groups were people who really don't write
> > documentation need to put things.  The group home page is a listing of
> > everything in the group, so it's easy to find things.
> > [...]
> > So last night I was toying around with adding a "Create a Page" form to the
> > group home page.  I have it working like this, but ...
> > 
> > But since this is so easy, I'm assuming there's a good reason why it wasn't
> > done before.  So clue me in -- what am I overlooking here?
On Wed, May 24, 2006 at 02:01:50PM -0500, Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> Have you looked at the NewPageBoxPlus recipe?  I think it likely
> does what you want.
> http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/Cookbook/NewPageBoxPlus
Perhaps, but that's a lot of code for such a simple thing.  And my patch
was much more general.

I am wondering why the wiki doesn't support the syntax I proposed --
putting the group name and page name in separate variables.  There are
other things that could be possible with this syntax.

Jo Rhett
senior geek
SVcolo : Silicon Valley Colocation

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