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autolink

Summary

Returns the input string with the addresses replaced by link tags.

Usage

input|autolink()

Returns

A string with marked up links.

Description

This operator takes a string as an input. It will convert links and E-mail addresses to clickable entities using HTML markup. The resulting string (containing markup here and there) will be returned.

Examples

Example 1

{'Blah blah http://www.example.com blah hello@example.com blah.'|autolink()}

The following output will be produced:

Blah blah <a href="http://www.example.com">http://www.example.com</a> blah <a href="mailto:hello@example.com">hello@example.com</a> blah.

Balazs Halasy (17/03/2005 12:29 pm)

Svitlana Shatokhina (30/03/2006 11:07 am)


Comments

  • parameters

    autolink accepts an integer parameter that permits to limit the length of the link.
    • Re: parameters

      By default it is set by ini variable in template.ini:
      [AutoLinkOperator]
      MaxCharacters=72