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Random / StringViewHelper

Random: String Generator

Use either minimumLength / maximumLength or just length.

Specify the characters which can be randomized using characters.

Has built-in insurance that first character of random string is an alphabetic character (allowing safe use as DOM id for example).

  • Tag usage example

    <v:random.string length="123" minimumLength="123" maximumLength="123" characters="'0123456789abcdef'">
    	<!-- tag content - may be ignored! -->
    </v:random.string>
  • Inline usage example

    {v:random.string(length: 123, minimumLength: 123, maximumLength: 123, characters: ''0123456789abcdef'')}

Arguments

Argument Description Type
characters string
length integer
maximumLength integer
minimumLength integer
Required attribute

Revision history

commit 0b00cb2a6080e10af645c9ec30a5b7a408d056a4
Author: Claus Due <*****@wildside.dk>
Date:   Sat Dec 1 01:54:14 2012 +0100

    [FEATURE] Random / String ViewHelper

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Author: Claus Due <*****@wildside.dk>
Date:   Sun Jan 27 21:46:26 2013 +0100

    [DOC] Doc comment for Random / String ViewHelper

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Date:   Tue Dec 31 23:08:37 2013 +0100

    [TASK] Happy new year!

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Date:   Sun Jan 5 00:45:10 2014 +0100

    [TASK] Migrate to using namespace core class names

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Author: Claus Due <*****@namelesscoder.net>
Date:   Sat Oct 4 14:53:51 2014 +0200

    [BUGFIX] Random string bad length given max+min length

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Date:   Sun Jan 18 17:56:13 2015 +0100

    [TASK] Reference Copyright to license.md file