[Mediawiki-l] Intro to template syntax?

Virgil Ierubino virgil.ierubino at gmail.com
Thu Aug 30 22:44:03 UTC 2007

To be honest, it looks like a sea of braces even to the evil coders. You
write these things and then they becomes pretty much unrevisable; it's not
really a syntax made for complexity.

On 30/08/2007, Schneelocke <schneelocke at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2007/8/30, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com>:
> > I want to do evil things with templates, just like the cool kids on
> > English Wikipedia do. But the programmable template syntax looks like
> > a sea of braces to me. Is there a comprehensible intro anywhere?
> If you haven't checked them out yet, these should be helpful:
> http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Templates
> http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/ParserFunctions
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> schnee
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