[typo] Liquefaction?

Piers Cawley pdcawley at bofh.org.uk
Tue Aug 22 13:18:42 EDT 2006


josh at hasmanythrough.com writes:

> Piers Cawley wrote:
>> Since we're in the process of breaking themes good and hard, how
>> attached are we to erb? I've been taking a cursory look at liquid[1]
>> and it's got a hell of a lot going for it. And not just because of who
>> wrote it.
>>
>> Has anyone used it? What do you think?
>>
>> Or would it be safer to continue to support erb but offer the option
>> of liquid layouts. It shouldn't be too hard to wrap things like the
>> the sidebar list and the textfilter chain in liquid plugins.
>>
>> 1. http://home.leetsoft.com/liquid/
>
> Not having to use Liquid is one of the main reasons I'm running Typo at
> work instead of Mephisto. 

What don't you like about it?

> If you want to include support for Liquid, that's great, but I'd
> recommend doing it in a way that doesn't lose the ability to use
> ERb/rhtml templates.

Yes, the more I think about it, the more I'm inclined to only do it if
it can be done in tandem with erb.

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Piers Cawley <pdcawley at bofh.org.uk>
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