[ic] Templating in 5.3.1

Ton Verhagen tverhagen at alamerce.nl
Tue Oct 18 03:21:27 EDT 2005

Quoting Andreas Grau <agrau at esquat.com> :

>Mike Heins wrote:
>>Quoting Andreas Grau (agrau at esquat.com):
>>>Kevin Walsh wrote:
>>>>Andreas Grau [agrau at esquat.com] wrote:
>>Yes, but the [control output left] is just a default value. If you
>>set the output in the component area, i.e.:
>>         [control-set]
>>                 [component]fortune[/component]
>>                 [output]right[/output]
>>         [/control-set]
>>you can change the target. It also removes the fixed limit of components
>>that can go into an output area.
>>The reason we went to this model is that it was too limiting to require
>>things be done in order. It is awful nice to do stuff like
>>         [set page_title][item-description][/set]
>>         [tmp keywords][item-param keywords][/tmp]
>>in the middle of the page and have it show up in the <head> of the
>Aah, I am starting to see the light !
>One, hopefully final, question: Is it the {{:DEFAULT}} that induces 
>the contents of pages/index.html into include/layout/leftright, or 
>which other mechanism tells IC where to put the page contents ?
>If I understand right, the final [output name=""] from LEFTRIGHT_TOP 
>makes the  page contents into the default area ?

Anything with an undefined output region will go in the DEFAULT
section of the page, including component...

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