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From Anne Kathrine Petter√łe <>
Subject Re: Progress on new UI
Date Wed, 23 Dec 2009 08:32:55 GMT
Why don't we change it so that the opening page displays the tag cloud instead?

On 23. des. 2009, at 08.33, Richard Hirsch wrote:

> The idea is that the display on the opening page is from the public
> timeline and is read-only. It is only used for users to see that there
> is activity on the platform.
> On Wed, Dec 23, 2009 at 6:40 AM, Vassil Dichev <> wrote:
>>> My new changes are in the branch. The first challenge is to get the
>>> first page working with the public timeline. We have to add a comet
>>> back-end that feeds just one message instead of 40 (which is the
>>> existing implementation) and then map the existing javascript
>>> (display_messages.js) to the new ids or change the new ui to match the
>>> ids in the existing javascript.
>> Wait, I thought we decided against sending just one message for now,
>> because of many limitations of this approach. For instance, if you
>> reply to a message, the old message will become a part of a
>> conversation, but will not have an updated conversation link.

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