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From Arik Kfir <>
Subject Re: Plugging into a site.xml
Date Wed, 16 Mar 2005 16:36:53 GMT

The plugin option does seem the most "elegant" - is the HEAD branch in a 
stable state that can be played with?

Ross Gardler wrote:

> Ferdinand Soethe wrote:
>> Hi Arik,
>> AK> We are writing software that utilizes Forrest and generates a 
>> complete
>> AK> Forrest documentation project from some outside data. The only thing
>> AK> that is provided from outside our software is the menu structure and
>> Check out this example from a recent thread
>>       Q: Integrate multipage externally generated content
>> It shows how to use x-include to insert buildingblocks into an
>> existing site.xml.
> This assumes you have a prebuilt site.xml snippet. This is not the 
> case here, Arik has a different document format to start with and 
> needs to translate it before it can be included. This will need to be 
> dones with a transformation, therefore in internal plugin is the answer.
>> What I don't know/ haven't asked if this works with tabs as well, but
>> you could always ask Sjur.
> It does, but again, only if your snippet to include is already in the 
> right format.
> Ross

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