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From Chris Geer <ch...@cxtsoftware.com>
Subject Re: Embedding widgets with Wookie
Date Fri, 24 Jan 2014 16:49:04 GMT
Actually, should probably be added here I guess....

http://rave.apache.org/documentation/index.html

We need a better link between docs and wiki.


On Fri, Jan 24, 2014 at 8:44 AM, Scott Wilson <
scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com> wrote:

> 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.
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>>
> >>>>>>>> ---
> >>>>>>>> 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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