WebHelpers provides functions useful in web applications: generating HTML tags,
showing results a pageful at a time, etc. It may be used with any web
-framework or template engine. A brief summary of the module layout is below;
-see the docstrings in the source for documentation.
+framework or template engine. A brief outline is below, but see the
+documentation and module docstrings for a more complete list.
Country codes, states and provinces.
(request, response, session, etc) or other aspects of Pylons and its
dependencies. Most can be ported to other frameworks with little effort.
- The ``string`` module from Python 2.4. Useful if you're running on
Helpers producing simple HTML tags.
+WebHelpers 1.x is in a soft feature freeze, so only bugfixes and small changes
+are likely to be made in the foreseeable future.
See also the bug list at http://bigbucket.org/bbangert/webhelpers .
-``webhelpers.text.convert_misc_characters`` fails tests. It's producing
-incorrect output. This affects ``remove_formatting`` too.
-``webhelpers.html.grid`` needs some API changes to make a table from a list of
-lists and from a dict. Some arguments will be changing also.
+``webhelpers.html.grid`` needs better docs. The API could maybe use some
The "unfinished" directory in the WebHelpers source distribution contains
potential future helpers which are not finished enough for release. These are
not installed by the installer; they are available only in the source tarball.
Run tests on Python 2.4 to see if any 2.5isms have crept in.
Too many strip_tags / sanitize / bleach functions.
-Finish the third-party page.
-Finish the Upgrading page.
-Make a high-level changes list based on the beta changelogs.
grid_demo: usage message shows "__main__" rather than package.module.