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Item7744: Preferences not read from template topics such as WebTopicViewTemplate

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Preferences stored in WebTopicViewTemplate (as META::PREFERENCE or via 'Set') are not used when this topic is displayed for an inexistent topic.

The reason seems to be that TWIki::UI::readTemplateTopic() does not update the preferences cache. The following fix in lib/TWiki/UI.pm works for me:

sub readTemplateTopic {
...     my ($meta, $text) = $session->{store}->readTopic( $session->{user}, $web, $theTopicName, undef );
    $session->{prefs}->pushPreferences($web, $theTopicName, 'TOPIC');
    return ($meta, $text);
}

This function is only used in three places in the whole TWiki source code so the impact of this change should be well understandable.

-- TWiki:Main/StefanWalter - 2016-06-07

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Summary Preferences not read from template topics such as WebTopicViewTemplate
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.StefanWalter
Codebase 6.0.2
SVN Range TWiki-6.0.2-trunk, Thu, 05 May 2016, build 30177
AppliesTo Engine
Component TWiki/UI.pm
Priority Normal
CurrentState New
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Topic revision: r1 - 2016-06-07 - StefanWalter
 
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