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Lipsum ViewHelper

Renders Lorem Ipsum text according to provided arguments.

  • Tag usage example

    <v:format.placeholder.lipsum lipsum="NULL" paragraphs="123" wordsPerParagraph="123" skew="123" html="1" parseFuncTSPath="NULL">
    	<!-- tag content - may be ignored! -->
  • Inline usage example

    {v:format.placeholder.lipsum(lipsum: 'NULL', paragraphs: 123, wordsPerParagraph: 123, skew: 123, html: 1, parseFuncTSPath: 'NULL')}


Argument Description Type

If TRUE, renders output as HTML paragraph tags in the same way an RTE would


String of paragraphs file path or EXT:myext/path/to/file


Number of paragraphs to output


If you want another parseFunc for HTML processing, enter the TS path here


Amount in number of words to vary the number of words per paragraph


Number of words per paragraph

Required attribute

Revision history

commit 649c6bdd09e86d39f21a26e48a677b02af210c77
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Sun Nov 4 20:33:26 2012 +0100

    [FEATURE] Formatting Lipsum, Plaintext, Tidy and Trim ViewHelpers

commit 3ecd9141cd89eefc9c66144c0645c6ad34bc0365
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Mon Nov 5 01:12:07 2012 +0100

    [DOC] Corrected doc comment, Lipsum ViewHelper

commit da4aaee5f20ce8bd6b093672c483a930596f673d
Author: Beda Steinacher <*****>
Date:   Wed Jan 16 12:58:34 2013 +0100

    [BUGFIX] Fix LipsumViewHelper

commit db3cd7ddbffc430b6a108159cfc70dbe141e5410
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Fri Sep 13 03:08:34 2013 +0200

    [TASK] Improve test suite

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

    [TASK] Happy new year!

commit e3a8c6869cfebb58dc92aaa9a0f72dd0ab147806
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Sun Feb 2 02:47:57 2014 +0100

    [BUGFIX] Do not pass empty parseFuncTSPath - if empty use core's default

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Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Sun Jan 5 00:45:10 2014 +0100

    [TASK] Migrate to using namespace core class names

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