[development] Node Rendering Debate
merlin at logrus.com
Thu Jun 21 19:25:46 UTC 2007
I should've forked this on my original post. I apologize for not doing that,
and request everyone reply to this thread instead.
Jeff Eaton wrote:
> On Jun 21, 2007, at 2:50 PM, Robin Monks wrote:
>> I also disagree with FAPI. I know how hard that'll be for a non-PHP
>> developer to use when themeing a site...
>> Can we get some examples of how it might be used by a themer?
> For example:
> <span class="my_field"><?php print
> $node->content['field_details']['format']) ?></span>
> <span class="my_field"><?php print drupal_render($node['details'])
> The latter is what we do now when we need something more granular than
> the $content variable. The latter is what a cleanly renderable node
> would give us.
Vs, with my proposal:
[assuming I've set the CCK field 'myfield' to show up in the $my_field variable
in the theoretical UI that will exist for this]
<span class="my_field"><?php print $my_field;?></span>
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