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i've been working on OJS and starting to figure out its structure is designed to work very efficiently.. i think it's got a really good design.
but, I've run into one problem dealing with variables in template(*.tpl)
For instance, there's a variable, $content|nl2b in information.tpl and I have COMPLETE no idea where that variable is defined..
I discovered that It's related to "default.journalSettings.forAuthors" key value in locale.xml, but I can't figure out how they are connected and finally shown right in the web page..
Does anybody know how it works..???
Anything will help.. Thank you.!
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template variables (like this one) are defined (and assigned to the template) in the appropriate page class (in this case in pages/information/InformationHandler.inc.php).
Maybe you are also interested to read the technical reference: http://pkp.sfu.ca/ojs/OJSTechnicalReference.pdf
, chapter Design Overview, i.e. Request Handling?
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