[Seaside] About an important meta remark

Reg Krock rkrock3 at cogeco.ca
Fri Mar 18 14:46:09 CET 2005

How about 'help' halos inside the application. similar to current
halos but it is at a widget level. Yanni Chiu and I were discussing
this idea the other day,


Reg K.

On Fri, 18 Mar 2005 12:35:44 +0100, you wrote:

>On Fri, 18 Mar 2005 13:25:12 +0300, Dmitry Dorofeev
><dima-sender-3c337a at yasp.com> wrote:
>> I think that there are 2 types of 'widgets':
>> - containers (including navigation and things like WABatchedList)
>> - data (Calendar, Date entry etc)
>> In any case we need a framework to document components, so both programmers
>> and _designers_ would easily find information about component. I think it should
>> be a seaside repository of components available via HTTP similar to /config page. Also each component
>> should have it's own configuration, similar to Seaside Application configuration we have now.
>Yes, that sounds pretty reasonable.  An online gallery (tidepool?) of
>Seaside components.  The WAExampleBrowser is part of the way there. 
>Some extra things that would be nice to add: make it easy to show off
>different stylesheets; show the class comment and the source for the
>example method beside the example; add categories (ie, container vs.
>data as you mention).
>> Also we need some guidelines for CSS names (naming policy) to agree on before it all
>> becomes complete mess.
>Indeed.  Do you have a suggestion for this?
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