The if_status tag is a conditional tag and always used as an opening and closing pair, like this…
<txp:if_status> …conditional statement… </txp:if_status>
The tag will execute the contained statements depending on the requested page’s HTTP status condition. Normal pages result in a status code of ‘200’, while missing pages set Textpattern’s status to ‘404’.
This tag provides a method of sharing one page template between common pages and error pages, but including different output depending on the page’s HTTP status.
Tag will accept the following attributes (case-sensitive) as well as the global attributes :
- Numerical HTTP status code.
Example 1: Conditionally display text on missing pages
<txp:if_status status="404"> <h2>The page you requested could not be found.</h2> </txp:if_status>