[ZPT] Strange session behavior with macro-call

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Tue Jun 27 03:31:30 EDT 2006

Jeff Peterson wrote:
> I have a page template that calls a couple of scripts at the beginning, 
> they are setting session objects and redirecting to a login screen if 
> certain session objects don't exist. 

Why not just use PAS or Cookie Crumbler? ;-)

> the content for this page.  When the macro is rendered, the scripts fail 
> to operate properly (commented out they work perfectly).

I'll bet your doing something like:

<mytag tal:define="dummy here/myScript"

The macro replaces the whole tag before the tal:define gets called.

Anyway, overarchingly, don't mix presentation and logic like this, 'cos 
it causes these kind of problems ;-)



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