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Adding new variables with preprocess functions

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    Adding New Variables with Preprocess Functions
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    with Michelle Lauer
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    In this chapter, we are
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    going to discuss adding new variables to our theme
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    that can be used in our page.tpl.
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    I have been tasked with replacing the static text in our template,
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    and creating a new variable that changes whether you're logged in
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    or not.
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    So if you're logged in, the footer area should say,
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    welcome-- whatever your username is-- Lullabot loves you.

Adding New Variables with Preprocess Functions


Continuing on our work with preprocess functions, we look at how to add a new variable for our template files to use. We also see how to change the output based on whether the user is logged in or not, and how to add a variable to the t() function.

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