[pmwiki-users] Re edit templates: auto update dates?

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Thu Apr 10 12:30:10 CDT 2008

On Thu, Apr 10, 2008 at 12:22:53PM -0400, Henrik wrote:
> Regarding http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/Cookbook/EditTemplates
> Is it possible to automatically update dates, to that the imported text 
> contains the current date (as text, not as a variable).
> So for example if creating a page today, I would like the title, as 
> imported from the template, to have in the edit textbox
> !!!!Farmers' Market news for April 10, 2008
> Where the date is written in as clear text from the template.

At present I don't think there's a way to do this.  I've been
thinking about ways to have "immediate substitutions" like
this done, but haven't come up with anything I particularly
like yet (which is why we don't have it).


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