[wp-hackers] Regarding wp markup language

scribu scribu at gmail.com
Sat Apr 17 21:25:13 UTC 2010

On Sat, Apr 17, 2010 at 8:04 PM, Jeremy Clarke <jer at simianuprising.com>wrote:

> The only things that aren't dead-simple to insert into themes are the
> stuff that would be super-complicated to do even with a markup
> language, the loop itself. In my case I write wrapper functions for
> that stuff then call it in the templates, stuff like
> gv_display_post_archive() or gv_display_recent_headlines(). IMHO that
> is an area where WP has room to improve: it should offer default loop
> etc functions that can be overridden by themers in functions.php or
> plugins, similar to how the Comments system works now. I saw a trac
> ticket in this vein at some point but can't find it now.

You're probably thinking of Modular themes: Apply template hierarchy to
folders within a theme <http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/12877>


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