[ic] Data tag doesn't interpolate "foreign" arguments?

Jeff Boes jeff at endpoint.com
Fri Jul 7 08:58:32 EDT 2006

Stefan Hornburg wrote:
> Jeff Boes wrote:
>> I think I've isolated an inconsistency in the way the [data] tag
>> operates.
>> [data table="foo" column="bar" foreign.fk1="[scratch abc]"]
>> This syntax will attempt to retrieve a record from "foo" where the key
>> column "fk1" is the literal "[scratch abc]"; that is, arguments of the
>> "foreign" parameter are not interpolated. Is this a known problem?
> I suppose you need to use
> [data table="foo" column="bar" foreign=fkl key="[scratch abc]"]
But what it the foreign key has multiple parts? This doesn't appear to work:

[data table="foo" column="bar" foreign.0=fk1 foreign.1=fk2
key.0="[scratch abc]" key.1="[scratch xyz]"]

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