[typo] Admin complete reorganisation

John Gedeon orangej2 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 6 19:52:46 EST 2007


Personally I like the current typo interface for managing the sidebar. I
guess its the whole ajax novelty but I prefer it to the regular old HTML
Lists. Perhaps there could be an option to choose which one you want to use
in user preferences.

John

On 2/6/07, Ernie Oporto <ernieoporto at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
> How about two regular old HTML lists with "Add" and "Remove" buttons
> between the two?
> The left list is all possible sidebar pieces, the right list is all chosen
> sidebar pieces.
> Next to the right-hand list are up and down arrow buttons (one above the
> other) for moving the chosen pieces up or down the list.
> Between the two is a button Config that then makes visible the familiar
> little config pane for that particular sidebar component further to the
> side.
>
>
> (ALL)            (Chosen)        (Config Pane)
> -----            -----   Up      -----
> -   -   Add      -   -   Config  -   -
> -   -   Remove   -   -   Down    -   -
> -----            -----           -----
>
>
> On 2/6/07, Piers Cawley <pdcawley at bofh.org.uk> wrote:
> > Frederic de Villamil <neuro at 7el.net> writes:
> >
> > > Hi list,
> > >
> > > This morning I've posted a patch that completely reorganises the
> > > admin section.
> > >
> > > The current admin organisation is based on the scaffold, while mine
> > > is based on the way people actually use a publication engine.
> > >
> > > I've set up a demo at http://typodev.fredericdevillamil.com/admin so
> > > you can have a look and give me your feedback
> > > login admin
> > > password admin
> >
> > Mmm... nice reorg. It does make the workings of some of the panes feel
> > a little clunky in some ways (there *has* to be a better way than drag
> > and drop for managing the sidebar!), and I'm not entirely convinced by
> > the placing of some of the panes (surely textfilters belong somewhere
> > under the look and feel pane, for instance), but the basic
> > organization does seem to make a good deal more sense than what's
> > there already. If I don't get beaten to the punch I'll most likely be
> > applying this patch in the near future.
> >
> > --
> > Piers Cawley <pdcawley at bofh.org.uk>
> > http://www.bofh.org.uk/
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>
>
>
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> Ernie
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