node-pate

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    About Pâté

    Pâté (/ˈpæteɪ/) is a simple XPath-oriented, express-compatible template engine for Node.js

    Features

    • Support for simple XPath selectors
    • Formatting via external lib
    • Compatible with Express view engine

    Installation

    npm install node-pate
    

    Dependencies

    Pâté depends on libxmljs, thus compilation is needed via node-gyp

    Dependencies (more info):

    Basic usage

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    Express example

    Application:

    var express = require('express');
    var app = express();
    var router = express.Router();
    
    var pate = require('node-pate');
    var formatter = require('./format_lib.js')
    
    // view engine setup
    app.engine('html', pate.__express);
    app.set('views', path.join(__dirname, 'views'));
    
    ...
    
    router.get('/test', function(req, res, next) {
      res.render('templates/test.html', {
        xml: '<data><row><bread name="Bretzel" price="42.56" /></row></data>',
        xpath: '/*/*',
        format_lib: formatter
      });
    });
    

    Test:

    cd test-express && node bin/www
    

    Go to: http://localhost:3000/test

    Namespaces

    To use a namespace put it inside the options object in the form:

    ns: {
        prefix: 'URI'
    }
    

    Status

    This software is still evolving. There are likely cases that it cannot handle, so file a feature request in github if there is something you think it should do.

    Limitations

    • No array iteration support
    • Ugly logo ):

    Inspirations

    License

    Pâté is provided under the MIT free software license. See the file LICENSE for the full text.

    Install

    npm i node-pate

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    Version

    0.0.6

    License

    MIT

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