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since Plugin

Compatible with DokuWiki

2012-10-13 "Adora Belle"

plugin adds a note of passed years, monthes, and days since a date.

Last updated on

This extension has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues.

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:!: External requirements: This plugin requires no additional components.

Install the plugin using the Plugin Manager and the download URL above, which points to latest version of the plugin. Refer to Plugins on how to install plugins manually.


[Most people learn by example, so this goes first]

See the plugin in action here.


Basic syntax:

  • date is a date stamp in ISO format (YYYY-MM-DD).

Configuration and Settings

You may edit file dokuwiki/lib/plugins/since/style.css to adjust look of the span to your needs. The date value itself obtains no extra formatting.


[downloadable blocks, development comments]

Change Log

  • 2013-04-03
    • Initial release

Known Bugs and Issues

  • I ain't sure about caching of the pages. Perhaps, I have to disable caching of pages that make use of this plugin… Or one have to use ~~NOCACHE~~ tag.

ToDo/Wish List

[developers roadmap]


[discussions should ideally be deleted and turned into FAQ entries along the way]


Could be placed on an external page (e.g. plugin:pluginname:discussion) to have a distinction between user comments and author docs

plugin/since.txt · Last modified: 2016-01-06 23:39 by Aleksandr