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From Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wil...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Embedding widgets with Wookie
Date Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:44:53 GMT
On 24 Jan 2014, at 15:35, Chris Geer wrote:

> Scott,
> 
> Can you add these steps to the Wiki?

Sure... which page should I edit? I can't see a doc/howtos area on the Wiki

> 
> Chris
> 
> 
> On Fri, Jan 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM, Scott Wilson <
> scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> On 23 Jan 2014, at 11:53, Adrian wrote:
>> 
>>> Yes.
>>> 
>>> I tryied re-running the command mvn cargo:run, and what I could see is
>> that after executing that command the folder where I placed my .wgt is
>> eliminated and again created without my own widget…. so, of course, rave
>> can’t add my W3C widget.
>> 
>> Just to confirm, I've written out the exact steps I've taken to add a new
>> W3C widget to Rave:
>> 
>> 1. Start Rave (mvn cargo run…)
>> 
>> 2. Drop <mycustomwidget>.wgt into tomcat6x/webapps/wookie/deploy
>> 
>> 3. In Rave, log in as an admin user (e.g. canonical from the default
>> install)
>> 
>> 4. Click "Widget Store" on the menu bar.
>> 
>> The Widget Store page opens.
>> 
>> 5. Click "Add new widget" on the menu bae.
>> 
>> The Add new widget page opens.
>> 
>> 6. Click the "W3C" tab.
>> 
>> 7. Click "Browse".
>> 
>> The Browse window opens.
>> 
>> 8. Scroll down until you find your widget, and click "Get Metadata"
>> 
>> The "Add Widget" form appears, with the information from your widget
>> filled in.
>> 
>> 9. Click "Add Widget"
>> 
>> The message "This widget is waiting for approval by the site
>> administrator" is shown.
>> 
>> 10. Click "Admin inteface" on the menu bar.
>> 
>> The Rave admin interface page opens.
>> 
>> 11. Click "Widgets" in the left-hand menu.
>> 
>> 12. Navigate through the results until you find your widget. The results
>> are in alphabetical order. Click the title of your widget.
>> 
>> The EDIT WIDGET DATA form opens.
>> 
>> 13. Change the value of Status from PREVIEW to PUBLISHED
>> 
>> 14. Click UPDATE WIDGET at the bottom of the form (not the orange "Update
>> Widget Metadata" button)
>> 
>> The widget is now published, and should be visible in the widget store for
>> users.
>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> El 23/01/2014, a las 12:39, Scott Wilson <scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com>
>> escribió:
>>> 
>>>> On 23 Jan 2014, at 11:33, Adrian wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> Hi all, I’m doing the same right now, but doing the steps as Scoott
or
>> Paula said, I have no widget new in store than the first ones that appears
>> once I did the custom-installation.
>>>>> 
>>>>> So, Can someone explain a little bit more in detail??
>>>>> 
>>>>> I add only my .wgt to the mentioned folder,I must say that it works,
I
>> proved it in a wookie portal first.
>>>>> 
>>>>> After I execute mvn cargo:run as normal in the portal to run it. I go
>> to the store and when I’m trying to add a new widget using W3C it doesn’t
>> appear so I’m lost -.-
>>>> 
>>>> DId you go to the store admin view and add the new widget? They aren't
>> added automatically to the store, you have to go through the admin screens
>> and select it from those available from Wookie to make it available in the
>> store.
>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> Thanks.
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>>> El 21/01/2014, a las 20:56, Scott Wilson <
>> scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com> escribió:
>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On 21 Jan 2014, at 18:42, Paula Álvarez Álvarez wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Hi Scott,
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> What I did is this:
>>>>>>>  1.- One I had my widget, I copied the folder that contains all
the
>>>>>>> widget's files to the folder where Rave has its own widgets'
files.
>>>>>>>  2.- Then I copied the .wgt file (my widget) to the foler where
Rave
>>>>>>> has these files:
>>>>>>> $RAVE_HOME/myraveproject-portal/target/tomcat6x/webapps/wookie/upload
>>>>>>>  3.- I executed Rave as usual and tried to add my widget from
the
>>>>>>> widget store. However, it doesn't appear...
>>>>>>> Is that what you meant?
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Yes (though I'm not sure about step 1 - normally you just need to
>> drop the .wgt file and nothing else?)
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> In Rave, you need to log in as the portal administrator, go to the
>> widget store, and add the widget to make it available  - it doesn't get
>> added automatically, you need to select it from those available from Wookie
>> within the Rave widget store admin UI.
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Thanks, Paula.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> -----Mensaje original-----
>>>>>>> De: Scott Wilson [mailto:scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com]
>>>>>>> Enviado el: martes, 21 de enero de 2014 15:30
>>>>>>> Para: dev@rave.apache.org
>>>>>>> Asunto: Re: Embedding widgets with Wookie
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Hi Paula,
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> On 21 Jan 2014, at 13:38, Paula Álvarez Álvarez wrote:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Hi at all! I’m Paula.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> I’m trying to embedding Wookie widgets in a platform with
Apache
>> Rave.
>>>>>>>> I’m reading the documentation and I observed that there
are only
>>>>>>>> plugins for
>>>>>>>> <
>> http://community.elgg.org/pg/plugins/hoisl/read/385029/wookie-widgets
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Elgg,
>>>>>>>> <
>> http://code.google.com/p/foogen/source/browse/#svn/trunk/drupal/modul
>>>>>>>> e/didg
>>>>>>>> et> Drupal,
>>>>>>>> <http://wiki.lamsfoundation.org/display/lamsdocs/Wookie+Widgets>
>> LAMS,
>>>>>>>> <http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?rid=3319> Moodle
and
>>>>>>>> <http://code.google.com/p/wookiewordpressplugin/> Wordpress.
If I
>> want
>>>>>>>> to do that, ¿is it necessary to develop a new plugin?
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> No plugin is necessary, as Wookie and Rave are already integrated.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> In your Rave installation, just drop the widgets into the Wookie
>> application
>>>>>>> installed alongside Rave in your application server,  and deploy
>> them as
>>>>>>> normal. You use the widget store within Rave to make them available
>> for
>>>>>>> users to add to their pages.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> I appreciate any answer because I’m a bit lost.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Thanks, Paula.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
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>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
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>>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>> 
>>> 
>> 
>> 


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