[TYPO3-50-general] Beer3, really a good solution?
sebastian at typo3.org
Sat Oct 25 15:27:50 CEST 2008
> I am not sure of it's different then most standard way.. XSLT sounds
> like a standard to me.
> But I guess what you are saying is that it's hard to understand for
> webdesigners and PHPers that needs to create a website using F3 and
>> And, besides, the language is really verbose - so you sometimes need
>> lots of code for simple things.
> I don't think templating (the correct way) is simple.
Definitely not - but we want to make it as easy and simple as we can :-)
> I do have a question. is it possible to make simple IF or CASE
> within the template?
We are still thinking how to do something like this best -
What will definitely exist is something like:
However, we are not sure yet how to do the "else"-Part, if we need an
"else"-Part, and how to make this really work.
A "Case"-Statement could be made in a similar way:
So - yes, there will be an "if", for example, but it will _not_ be
part of the Language, the parser, etc.
Instead, these constructs will be defined as View Helpers (which ship
with Beer3/... lateron).
Comments are of course welcome :-)
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