On 01/09/2005, at 15.14, Douglas Livingstone wrote:
If you open
the HTML preview window, you can check "Show Options" to
open the side drawer, where you can check "Pipe text through" and
provide "php" as the command.
Would it be possible to have it set to a
fixed URL, and refresh on
changes to the active file?
No, that's not possible.
The web preview has been neglected because, well, I rarely use it,
and the various requests indicate that people really want a full
Safari, perhaps even with some Firefox features (cookie editor,
result would be that the only difference between this and just use
cmd-R for save + reload Safari/Firefox, is, that the cmd-R would
So clearly the better route would be to allow a way to setup periodic
events and/or allow a plugin to be notified on document changes (and
factor the web preview out into a plugin, hoping others would make it
into more of a browser, if that's desired).
I do however have some improvements planned, since I consider some
parts of the current web preview broken, but for a full browser, I
think that should be delegated to an actual browser :)