[drupal-devel] [feature] Flat out $node in phptemplate_node vars

Morbus Iff drupal-devel at drupal.org
Thu Jun 16 18:08:37 UTC 2005

Issue status update for http://drupal.org/node/24862

 Project:      Drupal
 Version:      cvs
 Component:    theme system
 Category:     feature requests
 Priority:     normal
 Assigned to:  chx
 Reported by:  chx
 Updated by:   Morbus Iff
 Status:       patch

+1 to the flat, -1 to removing $node. I use various functions within my
templates that require a $node object to be passed to them.

Morbus Iff

Previous comments:

June 12, 2005 - 13:16 : chx

Attachment: http://drupal.org/files/issues/nodevarsflat.patch (907 bytes)

I'd like to write $whatever in node.tpl.php instead of $node->whatever .
Hence the patch.


June 12, 2005 - 13:23 : adrian

i am gonna +1 this, as it simplifies the available variables.


June 15, 2005 - 10:17 : Bèr Kessels

I Add my +1 to the 'heap' too. But a slight additional feature:
Maybe we should then omit teh $node completely. It makes not much sense
IMO to use the overheard of parsing along a rather often-used, and big
varible, when its availabe in another form already
Maybe you should do some checking for already existing variables. One
nevver really knows w

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