HiD::Processor::IIBlog - The modified form of HiD::Proccessor::Handlebars we use to publish II's blog


    my $processor = HiD::Proccessor::IIBlog->new({ arg => $val });


Wraps up a Text::Xslate object and allows it to be used during HiD publication.

Custom Xslate functions

The Text::Xslate object created by this processor provides a few custom utility functions.

commafy( \@list )

Joins the items of the list with commas. Neither an Oxford comma nor conjunction for the terminal element is included.

lc( $string )

Lowercases the string.

lightbox( img => $img, alt => $alt, width => $width )

Creates a ligthbox. Both img and alt are mandatory. width, if not provided, defaults to 300. Requires installation of Magnific Popup elements for full functioning; see

pretty_date( $datetime )

Takes in a DateTime object and returns a string of the format 17 Aug 2017.


version 1.992


John SJ Anderson <>


This software is copyright (c) 2015 by John SJ Anderson.

This is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as the Perl 5 programming language system itself.