[pmwiki-users] FmtPageList undefined

Hans design5 at softflow.co.uk
Wed Jul 22 11:09:38 CDT 2009

Wednesday, July 22, 2009, 4:57:14 PM, Peter Bowers wrote:

> On Tue, Jul 21, 2009 at 3:26 AM, Hans<design5 at softflow.co.uk> wrote:
> ...
>> Regards the powertools markup expression (MX) {(pagelist ...)}:
>> The output format is limited, and one cannot use fmt= options in the
>> expression. Specifically it was not designed to use pagelist
>> templates, as i did not know how to do that. Any modifications to the
>> code needs to be done in the helper function FPLSimpleText.

> I have had good success using fmt= options to control output with the
> powertools MX {(pagelist ...)}.  To my testing Hans's pagelist MX is a
> complete and accurate reproduction of the normal pagelist markup with
> all options that I have tested implemented and working fine.

Well, one learns! Even though it was not designed to use other
pagelist output format, it still delivers them!
Apparently a fmt=.... parameter supplied in the markup expression
will override the fmt => csv option given in the function.
This is unexpected good news. Thanks, Peter!


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