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Wiki > System > Macros > VarMETASEARCH

METASEARCH -- special search of meta data

ALERT! METASEARCH is deprecated in favour of the new and much more powerful query type search. See SEARCH and QuerySearch.

  • Syntax: %METASEARCH{...}%
  • Supported parameters:
    Parameter: Description: Default:Sorted ascending
    name form field to search, for field type searches. May be a regular expression (see SEARCH).  
    value form field value, for field type searches. May be a regular expression (see SEARCH).  
    topic="%TOPIC%" The topic the search relates to, for topicmoved and parent searches All topics in a web
    web="%WEB%" Wiki web to search: A web, a list of webs separated by whitespace, or all webs. Current web
    title="Title" Text that is prefixed to any search results empty
    default="none" Default text shown if no search hit Empty
    type="topicmoved" What sort of search is required?
    "topicmoved" if search for a topic that may have been moved
    "parent" if searching for topics that have a specific parent i.e. its children
    "field" if searching for topics that have a particular form field value (use the name and value parameters to specify which field to search).
    Required
    format="..." Custom format results. Supports same format strings as SEARCH. See FormattedSearch for usage & examples Results in table
  • Examples:
      %METASEARCH{
        type="topicmoved"
        web="%WEB%"
        topic="%TOPIC%"
        title="This topic used to exist and was moved to: "
      }%
    You may want to use this in WebTopicViewTemplate? and WebTopicNonWikiTemplate?:
      %METASEARCH{
        type="parent"
        web="%WEB%"
        topic="%TOPIC%"
        title="Children: "
      }%
    
      %METASEARCH{
        type="field"
        name="Country"
        value="China"
      }%
  • Related: SEARCH, META

r1 - 19 Sep 2010 - 08:45:34 - ProjectContributor

Parents: WebHome > Macros
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