lrz at gnome.org
Sat Apr 9 17:36:42 EDT 2005
Some hacktivity during the latest days:
1/ I have introduced the concept of abstract providers. These providers
can be instantiated from the preferences dialog, in the providers tab,
when the expert settings check-box in on. For the moment there is only
one abstract provider: Z39.50 (based on Ruby/ZOOM).
This feature is not complete yet: the instances are not persistent (I am
still thinking where to record them) and the ZOOM provider is still
2/ An idea from my girlfriend: tagging icons representing books with a
rating of 5 with a heart icon.
This one is done: http://rubymonks.org/~lrz/alexandria_favorites.png
(The heart icon is stolen from the Nautilus project.)
- We could do the same with loaned books, but I need an icon for that.
- We could let the user specify his/her own tagging (in the preferences
dialog, in a new tab), using criteria like the smart library idea.
Happy week end
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