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INCLUDE a specified section of another topic

  • Tip Category - Developing Wiki Applications
  • Tip Added By - RichMorin - 29 Sep 2009 - 19:03
  • Extensions Used - None
  • Useful To - Beginners
  • Tip Status - New
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Problem

You want to INCLUDE a specified section of another topic, rather than the entire topic.

Context

Another topic has one or more sections which are useful to other topices. This may be a valid topic on its own or simply a repository for useful snippets.

Solution

Use STARTSECTION and ENDSECTION to delimit the sections:

%STARTSECTION{"Section 1"}%
This is Section 1...
%ENDSECTION{"Section 1"}%

Then request them by name:

%INCLUDE{"FooTopic"  section="Section 1"}%

Known Uses

  • boilerplate text
  • bibliographic entries

Known Limitations

See Also

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Category Developing Wiki Applications
Topic revision: r1 - 29 Sep 2009, RichMorin - This page was cached on 20 Sep 2018 - 08:22.

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