wiki:RandomIncludePlugin

Version 1 (modified by Rottenchester, 7 years ago) (diff)

New hack RandomIncludePlugin, created by Rottenchester

Random Includes and Random Quotes (Fortune Cookies)

Description

Wiki macros to pick a random selection or selections from a page that contains bulleted items.

RandomInclude includes some number of bulleted items on that page. The purpose of this macro is to display a sample of pages from your wiki.

RandomQuote includes one random item from that page, and strips the bullet from it. It is used to include a changing fortune cookie on a page.

Bugs/Feature Requests

Existing bugs and feature requests for RandomIncludePlugin are here.

If you have any issues, create a new ticket.

Download

Download the zipped source from here.

Source

You can check out RandomIncludePlugin from here using Subversion, or browse the source with Trac.

Example

    [[RandomItem(RandomPage,10)]]

will find 10 bulleted (*) items on RandomPage and include those items in the current page.

    [[RandomQuote]]

Displays a (pseudo-)randomly chosen quote from a source page "Fortune Cookies".

    [[RandomQuote(QuotePage]]

displays a quote from QuotePage

Recent Changes

[2908] by Rottenchester on 2007-12-15 20:07:05
Put license and url in setup.
[2907] by Rottenchester on 2007-12-15 14:57:24
Initial import.
[2906] by Rottenchester on 2007-12-15 14:56:44
New hack RandomIncludePlugin, created by Rottenchester

Author/Contributors

Author: Rottenchester
Contributors:

Attachments (1)

  • randomwiki.py (874 bytes) - added by ystungar1@… 5 years ago. I was getting map error. The solution for this is attached in the randomwiki.py. Here I replaced , with % for the sourcepage so that the page could be rendered correctly and give correct output.

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