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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <ge...@optonline.net>
Subject Re: Dynamic Nested Templates
Date Sat, 10 Nov 2001 20:36:21 GMT
On 11/10/01 2:46 PM, "LS" <alphafoo@yahoo.com> wrote:

> Robert, I think what you are looking for is a web development framework.
> Velocity,
> on the other hand, is a templating engine that happens to work very well with
> web
> frameworks. Several web frameworks exist, and I can recommend Maverick as a
> very
> small, simple, free, and usable way to wrap a framework around Velocity pages.
> Turbine, also from the Jakarta project, performs this role, along with doing a
> lot
> of other things.
> 
> Geir et al, I wonder if it makes sense to write up a quick blurb on this topic
> and
> put it somewhere visible, like Velocity FAQ?

That's a good idea.  Will do.

> 
> --- Robert Edgar <robert.edgar@eeplace.com> wrote:
>> I am trying to convert existing pages that use xsl into Velocity.
>> 
>> What I want to know is how to implment the following style in Velocity...
>> 
>> <xsl:template match="/page">
>> <xsl:call-template name="stdPage">
>> <xsl:with-param name="SideBar">
>> <xsl:call-template name="SideBar"/>
>> </xsl:with-param>
>> <xsl:with-param name="panelC">
>> <xsl:call-template name="FeatureBoxes" />
>> </xsl:with-param>
>> <xsl:with-param name="panelR">
>> <xsl:call-template name="banner125">
>> <xsl:with-param name="index" select="2"/>
>> </xsl:call-template>
>> <xsl:call-template name="banner125">
>> <xsl:with-param name="index" select="3"/>
>> </xsl:call-template>
>> <xsl:call-template name="banner125">
>> <xsl:with-param name="index" select="4"/>
>> </xsl:call-template>
>> </xsl:with-param>
>> </xsl:call-template>
>> </xsl:template>
>> 
>> If it isn't obvious what I have is a global template which is a standard
>> page with a left,center and right columns which I will fill with the
>> contents of parsing other templates. ie I want to call a template and pass
>> it a parameter which is the result of parsing another template.
>> 
>> I cant see how this is done in Velocity.
>> 
>> 
>> Rob
>> 
>> 
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Geir Magnusson Jr.                       geirm@optonline.net
System and Software Consulting
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