Create custom report
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You can find the PhpGedView XML Report Template Documentation at The PhpGedView Official Website.
An example of a custom report is this descendancy report at Kevin Nowaczyk's Site
Some helpful hints:
- Anything between a
<PGVRGedcom>tag will not display if the value of the id atribute does not exist
<!-- This statement will only appear if the individual's record has a death recorded --> <PGVRGedcom id="DEAT">This person died</PGVRGedcom>
- To display the value of a second level attribute while the Gedcom context is set to a first level attribute, level="2" must be added to the
<PGVRGedcomValue>tag. There is no mention of this XML attribute in the official documentation.
<PGVRGedcom id="BIRT"> <PGVRif condition="@PLAC!=''"> was born in <PGVRGedcomValue tag="PLAC" level="2" /> </PGVRif> </PGVRGedcom>
- The reportengine.php code in version 3.3.5 (and most likely 3.3.6 and 3.3.7) has a few bugs which come into play when many
<PGVRRepeatTag>tags are nested. There are times when two tags on the same line will cause them to not run or produce errors. Adding a line break between them will many times fix this.