Set addressible sub-elements of topics
This Plugin adds the ability to use some of the Topic Object model addressing introduced in QuerySearch
to modify values.
(only supports PREFERENCES and FIELDS - the others will come with the Foswiki:Development.AddMetaSetActionToEditAndSave
Foswiki 1.1 feature.
In essence, this plugin adds
urlparams to the =save=
script performs a range of save-related functions, as selected by the
Be aware that while you can
set a FormFIELD
that is not specified in the topics FORM, the next save will remove it.
For security reasons, the rvalues are entityEncoded before being saved.
This means you cannot set a a preference or formfield to another TML MACRO - just constant strings.
- adds a META PREFERENCE (or potentially edits an existing in-text Setting?)
So that URL settings can be used to set the values on a topic that is being created, it uses the
To simplify the implementation, PREFERENCES are all stored in the META::PREFERENCES, not inline in the topic.
You do not need to install anything in the browser to use this extension. The following instructions are for the administrator who installs the extension on the server.
Open configure, and open the "Extensions" section. Use "Find More Extensions" to get a list of available extensions. Select "Install".
If you have any problems, or if the extension isn't available in
, then you can still install manually from the command-line. See http://foswiki.org/Support/ManuallyInstallingExtensions
for more help.