incubator-ooo-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Alexandro Colorado <...@openoffice.org>
Subject Re: Top level question on website migration
Date Mon, 27 Jun 2011 20:25:12 GMT
On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 3:18 PM, Joe Schaefer <joe_schaefer@yahoo.com>wrote:

> ----- Original Message ----
>
> > From: Alexandro Colorado <jza@openoffice.org>
> > To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> > Cc: Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net>
> > Sent: Mon, June 27, 2011 4:06:43 PM
> > Subject: Re: Top level question on website migration
> >
> > On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 2:41 PM, Joe Schaefer <joe_schaefer@yahoo.com
> >wrote:
> >
> > >  ----- Original Message ----
> > >
> > > > From: Alexandro Colorado  <jza@openoffice.org>
> > > > To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> > >  > Cc: Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net>
> > > >  Sent: Mon, June 27, 2011 3:09:33 PM
> > > > Subject: Re: Top level question  on website migration
> > > >
> > > > On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 2:05 PM,  Daniel Shahaf <
> d.s@daniel.shahaf.name
> > >  >wrote:
> > > >
> > > > >  Dave Fisher wrote on Mon, Jun  27, 2011 at 11:54:20 -0700:
> > > > > > On Jun  27, 2011, at  10:55 AM, Alexandro Colorado wrote:
> > > > > > > What about   the rest of the questions:
> > > > > > > - Do/Will apache.ooo have  SSI  (PHP/Python/Ruby/Ruby backend)?
> > > > > >
> > > >  > > This is a really good  question, but apparently not. I think
>  that
> > > there
> > > > > > are plenty of  reasons for user  support to require a dynamic
> server,
> > > > > > but I think   that is a separate discussion. Rob's discussion
> about
> > > user
> > > >  > > support  ideas and your response has me thinking Open  Social.
> > > > >  >
> > > > >
> > > > >  Server-side includes are supported, eg
> > > > >   http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/subversion/site/publish/
> > > > >  uses  them.
> > > > >
> > > > > Dynamic content is not  supported.
> > > > >
> > > > > Static  content (however  generated) is supported.
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > > Is it  possible to have  some CRUD?
> > >
> > > Subversion is CRUD, and much  more.  Really you should take advantage
> > > of what the CMS actually  offers.
> > >
> >
> > Subversion is NOT CRUD. If I want to add a form to a  site, I can't get
> it
> > connect the data to a datasource in SVN.
>
> The sites are static, but they are generated from a subversion tree.  So
> no,
> you can't "connect to svn" from the site.  But look at www.apache.orgwhich
> has lots of "dynamic" content tho it is also uses the CMS.
>
> > So having a  sign up sheet or a
> > locate the closest OOo support center. I can't make that  with
> Subversion.
>
> It isn't the point of the main website to provide signup sheets.  That's
> something
> a link to a wiki page can provide.  Finding the closest OOo support center
> is
> something a CGI script can do that has access to read-only data on disk.
>

Well I have ran main websites for  projects for while, and I have missed
this functionality many times. We also were very frustrated with Collbanet
and other structures asking for true dynamic platform.

-- 
*Alexandro Colorado*
*OpenOffice.org* EspaƱol
http://es.openoffice.org

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message