[Pmwiki-users] v2 upgrade final stretch [was: v2 advanced tables direction]
Patrick R. Michaud
Tue Sep 28 22:30:44 CDT 2004
On Mon, Sep 27, 2004 at 11:04:48PM +0200, Larry Baltz wrote:
> Well, here's the list of remaining features from the development home
Actually, that page is somewhat out of date. But just to follow-up:
> * SearchWiki
> This looks like it's at least partly implemented -- not sure what
> is missing
Search is pretty much working, although I want to provide an option
for a search box to appear with a search term already entered.
> * floating images
> Use it but could work around using advanced tables until it's
I haven't figured out how to accommodate floating images. I may be
able to do the left/right beginning-of-line/end-of-line trick again, but
that has been known to cause some confusion (especially with wikistyles).
> * AdvancedTables
> Pretty much must have -- have simple tables and other block
> elements embedded in advanced tables.
Coming next (devel) release.
> * WikiWordCounts
> Not a big need for me
It is for me, and it's a nice way to disable WikiWords (although there
are several ways to do that, of course).
> * InstallationWizard
> Yeah, for my one existing pmwiki I'd pretty much have to have
I'm still working on this -- for the install wizard I need to hear about
install problems on as many different platforms as possible.
> Others not on the list:
> * spaced WikiWords
> Users have gotten really use to this, and I'd hate to yank
> it now.
I plan to have it available, I just haven't decided on the implementation.
> I've created a workaround/alternative cookbook entry to handle
> this for v2. Is using template functions better or worse than
> special case variables?
I'm not sure I understand the question here. :-)
> * general documentation upgrade
> Will have trouble fully switching to v2 until the full set of
> editing/mark-up documentation is updated
Yeah, that's going to take a little time, but I'll see what I can do
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