Pluggable Rendering Engines?

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Would it be practical to allow more than one slide rendering engine? (html5slides, reveal, shower, impress, etc.)

JimTittsler (talk)13:46, 18 March 2014

It is possible to use more than one slide rendering engine, but what would be the advantages of that?

Aps (talk)17:59, 18 March 2014

Flexibility is the obvious advantage. It would allow the author to choose their favorite rendering. A particular use case might be an institution that always used impress.js or Flowtime, this would allow a consistent look for slideshows in the wiki.

There should be a generic way of dividing wikitext pages into slides on section boundaries (and failing that, on div boundaries), then each of those "slides" would be rendered as a sequence within the specified engine.

JimTittsler (talk)13:07, 20 March 2014

Ah, I get that. I can do that but what all rendering engines should I include in your opinion?

Thanks for replying.

Aps (talk)13:38, 20 March 2014