[pmwiki-users] Use WikiTrails for a news page

Peter Bowers pbowers at pobox.com
Mon Mar 23 15:32:44 CDT 2009

Can you just use (:include GroupX.News lines=1..3:)?

Since you're creating the list manually, just make sure that you add things
at the top instead of at the bottom...


2009/3/23 Jo Vermeulen <jo.vermeulen at gmail.com>

> Hi,
> I was looking into the WikiTrails feature to show a list of news items, but
> I don't seem to get it to work like I want it to.
> I created a "News" page, with a bulleted list of news items. These items
> are links to pages together with a description, e.g. "# [[Recipes.ApplePie |
> New recipe for apple pie]] has been added.". I include it on the homepage
> with "(:pagelist trail={Main.News} count=3..1:)". The problem is that it
> only shows a link to Recipes / ApplePie, no description and no bulleted
> list.
> I would like to include this list of the homepage, so I can easily create
> news items, order them in reverse order, limit the list to three items,
> etc. But maybe I should just include this News page? The problem is then
> that I can't control the number of items shown anymore.
> There is probably some way to accomplish what I want with PmWiki, I just
> haven't found it yet :-)
> Any ideas?
> Thanks in advance!
> -- Jo
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