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From Janne Jalkanen <Janne.Jalka...@ecyrd.com>
Subject Re: sub pages
Date Tue, 01 Apr 2008 22:01:23 GMT

No, you can look on the left side to find "subpages" of the current  
page.

/Janne

On 2 Apr 2008, at 00:58, Florian Holeczek wrote:
> Hmm... Do we talk of the same subject?
> In Sensei's Library, do you understand sub pages as the different
> "edit blocks"?
>
>  Florian
>
> Urspr√ľngliche Nachricht vom 01.04.2008 um 23:34:
>
>> You can try Sensei's Library (senseis.xmp.net).
>
>> /Janne
>
>> On 2 Apr 2008, at 00:27, Florian Holeczek wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> I now understand the need and convenience of sub pages. However, I
>>> can't imagine an easy user interface for it. Normally, people don't
>>> think in trees and these data structures. I wonder whether they  
>>> really
>>> know that e.g. deleting a page will also delete all sub pages.
>>>
>>> Does anyone here know a live example of how this feature is  
>>> presented
>>> to the user?
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>>  Florian
>>>
>>> Urspr√ľngliche Nachricht vom 27.03.2008 um 10:35:
>>>>> Could anyone explain why sub pages are such an important
>>>>> requirement,
>>>>> maybe give an example?
>>>
>>>> For example, the current WeblogPlugin has to use a very  
>>>> inconvenient
>>>> way of naming pages, creating loads and loads of pages by the same
>>>> name.
>>>
>>>> It would be much nicer, if all entries were subpages under a single
>>>> page.
>>>
>>>> This has also some nice implications on ACLs - if you want to have
>>>> bits of your wiki sliced off with a bit more/less freedom, ACLs can
>>>> be inherited.  Again, the weblog plugin is a good example - you  
>>>> need
>>>> to set the ACL only once on the top-level page, instead of editing
>>>> every single entry page.
>>>
>>>> Other typical use case is adding e.g. a "Talk" -page to your page.
>>>> In some wikis, this is a sub-page of the actual page; in some,  
>>>> it is
>>>> living in a whole separate space. I think it's better to have it  
>>>> as a
>>>> subpage, because once we allow several spaces to exist, you would
>>>> need sub-spaces to accommodate the talk pages...
>>>
>>>> /Janne


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