[Zope] Need some newbie tal help

Andrew Milton akm at theinternet.com.au
Tue Oct 5 13:42:21 EDT 2010

+-------[ Mark Phillips ]----------------------
| On Tue, Oct 5, 2010 at 10:28 AM, Andrew Milton <akm at theinternet.com.au> wrote:
|     +-------[ Mark Phillips ]----------------------
|     | I have a table and I am putting data into the cells using tal. I want to bold the data under a certain condition. I tried
|     this,
|     | but it didn't work:
|     |
|     | <td tal:content="string:${player/name}"><b tal:condition="python:str(player['name']) == 'Team'">name</b></td>
|     Try using css
|     <td><div tal:replace="string:${player/name}" tal:attributes="class python:test(player['name'] == 'Team', 'someboldcss', '')"
|     /></td>
| Is CSS preferred over using tal:omit for some reason? When would I use tal:omit to add formatting to a table cell and when should
| I use CSS instead?

I think you want to use CSS. Later if you want to change from bold to
underlined or italics or rainbow, you can just change a CSS class,
instead of rebuilding your mark up.

Andrew Milton
akm at theinternet.com.au

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