[Handel] format statement in Handel version 0.33
Christopher H. Laco
claco at chrislaco.com
Thu Aug 3 14:53:59 CEST 2006
Jan Gerene wrote:
> Something is puzzling me for a while now and I know that it is not really
> a "Handel" question, but I don't know where to look further.
> Well, here we go.. In view.tt (for viewing the shopping cart) there is the
> following Template Toolkit syntax:
> [%HTML.escape(item.price.format(undef, 'FMT_SYMBOL')) %]
> I cannot figure out where the format function comes from and what the
> arguments are supposed to be. I can guess that it is about the currency, but
> I don't get any currency symbol. Can someone point me to the documentation
> of this function?
All Currency-like fields actually return a Handel::Currency object that
just happens to stringify to the price. The format/convert methods are
located in Handel::Currency.
For format function itself uses Locale::Currency::Format to do the
formatting work. It is in that modeul you will find the options:
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