[pmwiki-users] RFC: An improved (:attachlist:) - (:filelist:)

christian.ridderstrom at gmail.com christian.ridderstrom at gmail.com
Sun May 28 07:59:49 CDT 2006

On Sat, 25 Mar 2006, Patrick R. Michaud wrote:

> On Sat, Mar 25, 2006 at 02:10:11PM +0100, christian.ridderstrom at gmail.com wrote:
>> On Fri, 24 Mar 2006 christian.ridderstrom at gmail.com wrote:
>>> Then I started thinking... the new (:pagelist:) is *really* powerful,
>>> what if we could have something similar for attachments?
>> ...
>>> Here is some of the basic functionality that I'd like to suggest. Please
>>> note that I'm not saying it necessarily should be implented using a single
>>> directive.
>>> * The core functionality is to generate a listing of files in a
>>>   specified directory tree.
>>> [...]
> As Hagan points out -- this becomes a file exploration tool more than a 
> wiki authoring tool.  On that basis alone I think it says "recipe" to me 
> more than "core PmWiki feature".

Hmm.. I guess that's a vaild point. Basically I'm trying to be able to 
embed the list of files into a wiki page. I use pmwiki as a general place 
to store and managed information, so being able to easily refer to files, 
as well as link to them and find them is very important.


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

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