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Slim templates syntax for Jinja2 templates

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## [Slim]( templates syntax for Jinja2.

#### Installation

pip install slimish_jinja

Examples of using it as `Jinja2 extension(`,
with `Flask(` and standalone`( and` are bundled.

If you want to use it for any other purpose, the `lexer -` and `parser -` are simple enough.
`lexer` reads the input by lines and generates tokens. `parser` implements a hand rolled recursive descent parser.

For quick reference, this slim::

/ Inline static content.
- block title
|Slimish-Jinja Example
/ Self closing tag with attributes.
meta name="keywords" content="template language"
- assets filters='jsmin', output='gen/packed.js', 'common/jquery.js', 'site/base.js'
%script type="text/javascript" src="{{ ASSET_URL }}"
/ Empty jinja tag.
@block script

/ 'id' and 'class' shortcut.
/ Nested static content.
|This is my header.
/ 'div' with 'id' and 'class' shortcut.
/ Empty html tag.
p Dynamic {{ content }}
|Nested dyanmic {{ content }}
Left indent is preserved in text blocks.
|<a href="">Google</a>
/ Dynamic attributes.
ul class="{{ user_class }}"
/ Jinja tag.
- for user in users
li {{ }}
- if user.last_name
li {{ user.last_name }}
- elif user.middle_name
li {{ user.middle_name }}
- else
li No user found.

converts to::

<!doctype html>
{% block title %}
Slimish-Jinja Example
{% endblock %}
<meta content="template language" name="keywords"/>
{% block script %}{% endblock %}
<body id="home" class="fluid liquid">
This is my header.
<div id="contents" class="main">
<p>Dynamic {{ content }}</p>
Nested dyanmic {{ content }} Left indent is preserved in text blocks.
<a href="">ThoughtNirvana</a>
<ul class="{{ user_class }}">
{% for user in users %}
<li>{{ }}</li>
{% if user.last_name %}
<li>{{ user.last_name }}</li>
{% elif user.middle_name %}
<li>{{ user.middle_name }}</li>
{% endif %}
{% else %}
<li>No user found.</li>
{% endfor %}

#### Doctype delcarations.

<!DOCTYPE html>

<!DOCTYPE html>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.1//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Frameset//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//WAPFORUM//DTD XHTML Mobile 1.2//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML Basic 1.1//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Frameset//EN" "">

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "">

#### Static content

/ Inline static content.
h1 This is my header

/ Nested static content.
|This is my header

/ Multiline static content.
|Span mutliple lines.
Left indent preserved in the output.

#### Dynamic content

/ Inline
h1 {{ user.title }}

/ Nested
{{ user.title }}

/ Mixed with text.
|The user name is {{ }}

#### Jinja tags

- for user in users
li {{ }}
- if {{ user.lastname }}
li {{ user.lastname }}
- else
li No users found

#### Dynamic contents in attribute

a href="{{ user.url }}" {{ }}

#### **id** and **classname** shortcuts

#contents.main.liquid => <div id="contents" class="main liquid">

body#home.left => <body id="home" class="left">

#### Code comments.

/ Single slash comments.
/ Not part of the output.
p This is content.

#### Empty html tags

%div => <div></div>

#### Empty jinja tags.

@block title => {%block title %}{% endblock %}
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