Struts 2
  1. Struts 2
  2. WW-3472

SiteMesh Plugin document improvements

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    • Type: Task Task
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 2.2.1
    • Fix Version/s: 2.3.18
    • Component/s: Documentation
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      Description

      Currently, the SiteMesh Plugin document contains much duplicated information regarding web.xml configuration. Some of the information, like the section entitled "Velocity," has errors in its example configuration (copy/paste errors that incorrectly reference FreeMarker).

      • The "Full Integration" section references WW-3296, but any relevant/useful information should be extracted from that ticket and used in the document directly.

      Furthermore, the page neglects to give actual SiteMesh configuration examples. The 2.0.14 docs had a limited example, but this can be improved by adding a section on sitemesh.xml, a simple decorators.xml file (in the case when a ConfigDecoratorMapper is defined), a simple decorator, and a page to be decorated. These should be FreeMarker or Velocity examples to highlight the new functionality that Struts 2.2.1 affords.

      In general the page could be more clear for newbies.

      Current version:
      http://struts.apache.org/2.x/docs/sitemesh-plugin.html

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            Reporter:
            Roland McIntosh
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