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From Chris Geer <ch...@cxtsoftware.com>
Subject Re: Embedding widgets with Wookie
Date Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:35:44 GMT
Scott,

Can you add these steps to 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.
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>>
> >>>>>> ---
> >>>>>> Este mensaje no contiene virus ni malware porque la protección
de
> avast!
> >>>>> Antivirus está activa.
> >>>>>> http://www.avast.com
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> ---
> >>>>> Este mensaje no contiene virus ni malware porque la protección
de
> avast! Antivirus está activa.
> >>>>> http://www.avast.com
> >>>>>
> >>>>
> >>>
> >>
> >
>
>

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