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From "Lin Sun" <linsun....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: making plugins (plugins portlet) more visible in the console
Date Fri, 27 Jun 2008 13:28:17 GMT
Joe, I ran some test against the 2.1.1 plugin repo 2 weeks ago and I
could not install the sample plugins I tried - forgot the error/prob
(think I tried the servlet and jsp samples).

Lin

On Fri, Jun 27, 2008 at 9:09 AM, Joe Bohn <joe.bohn@earthlink.net> wrote:
> Donald Woods wrote:
>>
>> Yeah, but until plugins built on earlier releases (like 2.1) work on later
>> maintenance updates (like 2.1.1 and 2.1.2) and we fix the currently broken
>> 2.1.1 plugin repo, I don't think we really want to over-hype this
>> feature....
>
> By "the currently broken 2.1.1 plugin repo" do you just mean the fact that
> in G 2.1.1 the console defaults to the 2.1 plugin repo rather than the 2.1.1
> plugin repo?  The 2.1.1 plugin repo itself is not broken AFAIK and should
> work correctly if you access it.
>
> Joe
>
>
>>
>>
>> -Donald
>>
>>
>> Jarek Gawor wrote:
>>>
>>> Yeah, that's a good point. But there are some things we could do
>>> without the collapsible tree, for example, ensure that the debug views
>>> always show up on the bottom, or combine "Information" and "Java
>>> System Info" into one portlet.
>>>
>>> Anyway, I proposed this change becuase I feel like we should make
>>> plugins and plugins infrastructure much more visible. Not only in the
>>> console but everywhere else such as the website, documentation, etc.
>>>
>>> Jarek
>>>
>>> On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 4:54 PM, Donald Woods <dwoods@apache.org> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> I'd rather keep Plugins under applications.
>>>>
>>>> As Joe pointed out, the navigational tree is already taking up too much
>>>> vertical space now for lower resolution displays.  Maybe if we ever have
>>>> the
>>>> collapsible tree again, then we could rearrange/regroup the portlets...
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> -Donald
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Jarek Gawor wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Hey,
>>>>>
>>>>> Right now, the plugins portlet is not all that visible in the admin
>>>>> console (it's under Applications / Plugins). I think it would be great
>>>>> to make it more visible by creating a new "Plugins" section with
>>>>> "Install", "Export", and "Assemble Server" subsections. I already
>>>>> created three separate portlets for these plugin operations so
>>>>> rearranging things visually should be easy.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thoughts?
>>>>>
>>>>> Jarek
>>>>>
>>>
>
>

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