Main Stories
Slash Boxes

Slash Open Source Project

New release for Calleria (18)

posted by Krow on 07:50 PM February 18th, 2002   Printer-friendly   Email story
New release aka 1.0b for the plugin Calleria in the system repository. This release has the following changes: Initial beta.
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.
The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
More | Login
Loading... please wait.
  • Ignore this. The plugin's changed so much since then (because of the recurring event stuff, add'l authors, etc) that you'd be wasting your time messing with the tarball from december.

    lottadot []
    • Sorry, I had not looked in the repository for a bit and noticed there were unvalidated news.
      I need to put menu items in the main admin bar so that I will see this stuff sooner. CaptTofu is working on adding new features to the plugin.

      You can't grep a dead tree.
    • any word on when a new version will be released? i'd be more than willing to help betatest it. it really seems like a useful plugin.
      • I've been eagerly watching this plug-in too. I really liked what I initially saw. Does it pull from specific stories to gather the date links?
        I've been considering just making an "events" section with a corresponding slashbox on the homepage. I wonder how much of a pain it would be to get events ordered by date (actually by title, since the title would be the date)? Maybe make a cgi script to create rss data from a section then link it to a portald box?
        • Take a look at []. It uses an events plugin that I wrote for the site.

          You can't grep a dead tree.
        • >Does it pull from specific stories to gather the date links?

          No, it pulls from all stories.

          Basically, you set a min and max date range that the calendar uses. (ie 01/01/1999 and 12/30/2005, as an exmple) After that, it can pull the following data into it:

          Slash::Journal s

          To see it in action:

          It auto-creates small slashbox-calendars for each section, and also makes an 'upcoming events' box for each section as well.

          Although the event code isn't done, the rest of it is. I'm hoping to put up a tarball later this week for all to play with. If you're interested, drop me a note.


          lottadot []
      • Unfortunately, no timeline. The recurring event code is coming along, but it's taken far longer then I'd ever expected.

        Now that my house is repaired, cleaned, and up for sale I'll have more time over the next few weeks to hopefully finish it.

        There's now a 2nd person writing code for it too. So that should speed things up greatly.

        lottadot []