[typo] Dynamic macros

Kevin Ballard kevin at sb.org
Mon Sep 19 22:05:10 EDT 2005


On Sep 19, 2005, at 8:22 PM, Trejkaz wrote:

> I've just tried making a macro which reflects data that changes in  
> real
> time (i.e. a user's presence on IM.)
>
> Ignoring the page cache for a moment (I'll find a way around that  
> in due
> time), on the development version of my site, I've noticed that the  
> text
> doesn't change when my presence changes.  If I go in and choose to  
> edit
> the page, but just hit Store without making any changes, then it  
> picks up
> the new text.
>
> Is the result of text filters being cached somewhere else?  And the  
> next
> question: how do I turn it off for my filter?

Yes, the output of text filters are cached, and I would recommend not  
trying to get around that because you really don't want to have to re- 
filter your text every time somebody views the page. That's just a  
big CPU hit.

-- 
Kevin Ballard
kevin at sb.org
http://www.tildesoft.com
http://kevin.sb.org

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