It's been a while, but we have a bunch of changes, and the start of some
Some deprecations this time, in the continuing run-up to v1.0:
- Document data attributes now must be hashes. This makes all the data
attributes (document, page, site, application) consistent and easier
- The default layout is now
site/layout.html.ep. Now that layouts are bundling multiple themes,
having a specific directory is better.
The new features include:
- Content sections. Templates and documents can now define content that
can be used later in the layout. This allows applications with tags or
feeds, for example, to add content to the layout header, sidebar, or
bundle theme command now allows you to specify which files you
want to bundle. This makes it easy to copy only certain things from
the default theme. This is helpful for the templates that don't change
much, like the feed templates, robots.txt, and sitemap.xml templates.
- The site object now has a
attribute which allows you to
override the site's default layout,
- The document page
now allows for indexes as arguments. This makes it easier to use
document sections in template.
And some bugfixes:
- The LinkCheck plugin now correctly
handles relative links to parent directories (
- The LinkCheck plugin now warns about links with empty
attributes. This is technically legal, but is more likely a problem of
not filling in the URL.
- The index page now properly handles relative links. Previously,
relative links on an index page would be broken when the index gets
Finally, some new documentation is in development, starting with a new
theme guide. Please try it out and let us know if anything
isn't clear by submitting a Github
ticket or telling us on
Full changelog below.
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