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From Ross Gardler <rgard...@apache.org>
Subject Re: resolving mechanism for *.fv files (Was: Views)
Date Tue, 06 Dec 2005 00:20:07 GMT
David Crossley wrote:
> Ross Gardler wrote:
> 
>>Diwaker Gupta wrote:
>>
>>>Paul Bolger wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>>[views: .fv files] Is there a way to specify one .fv file for multiple
>>>>input files, or does every page need an individual file?
>>>
>>>Yes. If you search through the archives, you'll find several emails from 
>>>Thorsten covering the resolving mechanism. I believe its something like 
>>>this (this is not authoritative, but indicative):
>>>
>>>o for pagename.html, first check if pagename.fv exists
>>
>>if not, look for one in the directory of the source file with the same 
>>name as the default *.fv (as defined in forrest.properties)
>>
>>if not, look for themename.fv in the PROJECT_HOME/resources/themes directory
>>
>>
>>>o if not, look for themename.fv in the resources/themes directory
>>
>>(in the themer plugin)
>>
>>
>>>o if not, use default.fv that ships with Forrest.
> 
> 
> Someone should document that.

It's documented in the structurer locationmap ;-)

(just a hint for anyone who may have the time to work on such documentation)

Ross

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