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Hi all, in our company we use ActionTrackerPlugin long time and we implemented our task tracking system into it. Maybe I should say that I hardly modified ActionTrackerPlugin...
How about a new button? How about a button to add the curent user if not TWikiGuest to the list of Interested Parties. It would work like the CommentPlugin in...
A plugin that facilitates addressbook functionality. It could interface with an existing LDAP or SQL database, or could be self contained (or either/both via configuration...
Render Page with Age information I`m trying to come up with a way to indicate the amount of time that`s passed since a page was edited, preferably in a more immediately...
AlbumOfSnapsPlugin I want to develope a plugin which will be given only the directory name which includes the snaps , it will automatically create web album...
Brief: Improved Support for Annotation and Reviews Problem Statement I am evangelizing wiki to a community that is more used to emailing Microsoft Word and PDF documents...
AuthCookieHandlerPluginDev I am finishing the last touches to the AuthCookieHandlerPlugin. What it does Defines an accessHandler for Apache/mod perl that:...
Import of Topics created by other applications I`m using some applications that are able to create TWiki code (e.g. Freemind) and our company has developed a software...
Brainstorming on AutomaticLinkSuggestionPlugin I`m implementing a plugin to suggest places where an internal link could be inserted. Rationale: sometimes you write...
. 1 It`s possible to automagically render bylines ( Main.JonathanCline 29 Aug 2003 ) in a specific style. 1 It`s possible to automagically render different...
CVS Tag like functionality I`m looking for a way to make older versions of a TWiki web accessible on a read only basis. This would allow examination of the combined...
Like include, but with a stored version I`m thinking that `` could be like %INCLUDE but could store a local copy of the page. This would circumvent problems with pointed...
This module is designed to provide compatability with the Beijing TWiki release for Plugins written to use the TWiki Cairo codebase. As such it provides implementations...
Censor Plugin This topic will allow a corporation to enforce language censorship rules on a TWiki server. You could also, in theory, use it to squash those people...
How can a plugin update the loginname database? I have a working prototype of general SSL/X.509 identification authentication for TWiki 4.1.2. Registration data...
Combining HistoryPlugin with CompareRevisionsAddOn It is possible to combine the HistoryPlugin with the CompareRevisionsAddOn, with the help of templates. Basically...
Ideas about possible future enhancements of CommentPlugin I talked with AndreUlrich on TWikiIRC about what could be next, and here it is: 1 bullet list bookmarks...
Complex Table Plugin Idea Goal Imagine a complex table like the one below (colours and borders are just to show how the table is built) ... Left Center Right This...
Complies with API policy As of 4.0, there are Plugins Api Policies which are intended to ensure that plugins will continue to work in future versions with little or...
Automatic harness for CPAN Modules Just thinking: a great way to sell TWiki to CPAN people would be to provide a harness for CPAN modules. This could Download...
Dangling Links Tool Needed I would like to have a tool probably a plugin that could find all of the dangling links in a twiki web. E.g. all of the WikiWords that...
Challenge Board members need to find a date for their next upcoming meeting. They currently do this with a hand formatted table that they edit in turns. See the example...
Proposal to gauge usefulness of having deadlink detection in TWiki Google:cpan%20dead%20link reports: http://sourceforge.net/projects/dlc/ HTTP link checker...
I use TWiki as a notetaking, brainstorming platform for large scale research projects in the humanites. A simple plugin supporting semantically rich links expressing...
DiggPagePlugin Hi love Twiki, am new user with a plugin idea. How about a plugin that allowed user `digging` of a page (like digg.com) and a summary page of the most...
Dynamically modifying parent child relationships EditTopicTreeStructure started the conversation of reparenting multiple topics at the same time. The implementation...
Dynamic topic hierarchies Select a web from the list to see its topic hierarchy. (Note that webs with a large number of topics can take a while to render.) Currently...
Edit Topic Tree Structure Since I make extensive use of TreePlugin, to create a `TREEVIEW` or table of contents of a web, I find that I am often reparenting topic...
AndyGlew 25 Mar 2006 Discussion extracted from EditTopicTreeStructure Over in ThumbnailsPluginDev, the subject of simpler re parenting had come up (Feb 2006) using...
Edit that damned variables easily! I am implementing a small plugin to add a simple edit interface for variables: Each variable has its definition (almost in...
Edit Summary Needed By far the greatest area of contention within our organisation about the use of TWiki is the un ease of editing. Some people here describe TWiki...
EmptyOoPlugin sample shell for an object oriented plugin Syntax Rules Examples `demo` at SaneAsylum:Sandbox/TestTopicEmptyOoPlugin feel free to improve...
Idea: EncryptPlugin I have a need to store passwords securely in TWiki pages, accessible only by a selected group. Passwords need to be strongly encrypted. There are...
Brainstorming on an EventTriggerPlugin ClearCase and ClearQuest have triggers that can be programmed and installed by the administrator to perform some specific actions...
EveryWordLinksPluginDev. see http://213.66.149.15/encyclopedia for a working example. The basic idea is to create a plugin or other customization that would cause...
Uploading Large Files by FTP. FileAttachment says: It`s not recommended to upload files greater than a few hundred K through a browser. Large files can be extremely...
File System Tool to TWiki Plugin Adapter Sometimes I have or want tools that operate on the TWiki filesystem. E.g. `find all WikiWords in this web` is a fairly simple...
Integrating FIT with TWiki see http://fit.c2.com/ or http://www.fitnesse.org We currently use TWiki for documentation and some project management, and I`m looking...
FortuneCookiePlugin Just a placeholder to remind me that I LOVE the fortune program and I SHOULD develop a fortune cookie plugin that: randomly shows a line...
Plugins Brainstorming: GanttEditorPlugin TWiki is used for project management in many companies. There is currently no Gantt editor available for TWiki. JonBultmeyer...
Generalizing TopicTrees to Facilitate Management of Document Relations Topics such as TreePlugin and EditTopicTreeStructure discuss, and provide ways, to edit a tree...
A Generic Inline Media Plugin OK, it`s in need of testing, But I seem to have a working ObjectPlugin. Documentation is not quite done, but for the adventurous, check...
Just a reminder for myself for a generic string replacement plugin ... Rationale: put formatting rules in an editable topic (let call it WebPatterns and TWikiPatterns...
Just a reminder for myself for a generic string replacement plugin ... Rationale: put formatting rules in an editable topic (let call it WebPatterns and TWikiPatterns...
GliffyPlugin Development Idea Gliffy, http://www.gliffy.com/, is a nice web based drawing tool. Think of it as a web based Visio. From Gliffy website: Desktop...
Suggestion for a GoogleCalendarPlugin There`s already lots of good plugins to make a calendar. But I find myself like others people using google calendar services...
Google Desktop for Intranet TWiki Background Extracted from support web: The GoogleAjaxSearchPlugin allows to introduce quick google search on public TWikis. If I...
Google Map there is this new google application out there and i tried to find some cool application to use it. It seems pretty handy and easy to implement it. (http...
GraphLayoutPlugin Discussions Related topics as described in RelatedTopicsPluginDev can be represented in a graphical manner. One example is Codev.WebDOTPlugin...
Hard Backlinks Inbound topic links are largely invisible on a wiki. Users can seek them out but many people don`t. Search based backlinks require explicit hit of...
1 TreeTop 1.1 TheOne Summary for TheOne 1.1.1 OneOne Summary for OneOne 1.1.1.1 OneOneOne Summary for OneOneOne 1.1.2 OneTwo Summary for OneTwo 1.1.2.1 OneTwoOne...
Help Desk Plugin Has anyone thought of adding helpdesk functionality to TWiki? Just an idea for some possible brainstorming at this stage. It could be interesting...
Help please! :) I`m trying to build a plugin for custom TextFormattingRules and I`m having some difficulties. There doesn`t seem to be a topic yet for these kinds...
How to hide email adresses from spammers I`ve been toying with methods for keeping email addresses from being posted directly on TWiki pages, particularly user pages...
How to document Plugin Performance Refactored out from PackageForm. The following was put into the form definition: PluginPerformanceUsed text 4 X ms Performance...
Based on GerkeKok`s work with Htmlarea See HtmlAreaEditorPluginDev MartinCleaver 23 May 2003
Html Filtering Plugin Development/Brainstoming This page is to brainstorm some ideas on creating a plugin to filter good html into topics (e.g. p , form ) and stop...
Idea for ImageSelectionPlugin Web based systems get more social. Images play an important role. TWiki`s user homepages can be more usable and trendy if there is an...
InstallPlugin Discussions One of the ideas I saw in phpWebSite (but didn`t actually try) was its ability to check for new modules, and selectively download/install...
Instant Edit Plugin Idea I think it would be great to be able to edit topics/sections like this (using AJAX): http://www.ideasfreelance.com/lab/instant edit/ The idea...
JavaScript Editor Plugin The idea of a JavaScript Editor Plugin based on the iejs skin. Please use JavaScriptEditorPluginDev for discussions PeterThoeny 29 Sep...
Discussions on JavaScript Editor Plugin This is just an idea at this time: Create a JavaScript Editor Plugin based on the iejs skin. Why we need this? See EasyEditorRevisited...
The following list shows the most recent update to the topic in this web for extensions released with a TWiki release. Set RELEASED EXTENSIONS ClassicSkin,...
When you switch to Ldap authentication, you probably also want to change TWiki in some other ways, like: remove the possibility to use TWikiRegistration and change...
Idea: LegalAgreementPlugin Has anybody ever thought of (or had the need for) a plug in that would facilitate the signature of legal agreements between multiple parties...
Link Tooltip Plugin Dev Discussions Just a note on an idea I would like to implement. By using the `title` tag of links we can show a tooltip that shows some info...
Mail on Calendar Event I think the CalendarPlugin is great, but I would love to see some extension or new plugin that hooked together the calendar with mailnotify...
This page is converging on a description of the methods to be used for building and installing plugins. Build Strategy It would be really good if there were a single...
MediaWikiSyntaxPlugin idea In EdinburghReleaseMeeting2006x07x03 we tossed the idea of a Plugin that shows MediaWiki syntax to people used to MediaWiki. MediaWiki has...
MeetingTimePlugin Idea for a plugin. The past several years has turned corporate structure into a whole mess of timezones. It can seriously take 20 minutes to...
Modes of thinking Sometimes I read a sequence of comments and I wonder whether instead of continuing in the same direction, the conversation needs a fresh perspective...
MyStatusPlugin Idea The status update is a very popular feature of FaceBook. Web 2.0 is entering the workplace slowly but surely. TWiki can gain popularity by supporting...
I`d like to see the following paramater added to the plugin rendering calls (outsidePREHandler etc): noAutoLink Otherwise to avoid linking in these areas the...
The NotePlugin should serve as an annotation system. It should combine the comment plugin and the threaded discussion plugin. Description I developed a threaded...
Perl Metrics Great thanks again Hal I didn`t realise it would be so quick! It looks like perl metrics will be great for TWiki (http://twiki.org). We`d use TWiki...
PerlSamplePlugin Dev If multiple people run this at the same time then is a chance that it will overwrite each others sample output? You could consider: 1 Appending...
Personal Save History Plugin idea It occurred to me that a plugin that logs to a personal topic every save would be very helpful for individuals to find topics that...
Back to Plugin Home, Highlighters Java Language highlighter If you can`t see highlighter code here, please edit this topic. Tags FORMAT just removed by PhantomPlugin...
Back to Plugin Home Text Formatters Please set this variable to prevent system crash from this page. See section `How it work`. Set ALLOWTOPICCHANGE...
Back to Plugin Home Text Replacers Please set this variable to prevent system crash from this page. See section `How it work`. Set ALLOWTOPICCHANGE...
Back to Plugin Home Variables Macro Language Introduction Sometimes you needed to use icons, pictures as markers. Or you want to define header of your company...
PingBackPlugin This code was never release.
Is this needed? Could older pages use incompatible plugins etc.? DavidLeBlanc 13 Mar 2001 I agree, I propose that: we add to all modules a VARIABLE version...
An experiment for PluginAppraisalStatisticsSummary See this in raw mode: http://twiki.org/cgi bin/view/Plugins/PluginAppraisalResults?raw on And now again, without...
Summarising appraisals into a results table I think appraisals should be more visible: preferably on the plugin page but if not definitely on the dev page. I`m going...
Some Plugins may have a dependence on another Plugin: other plugin might be required for it to work might give enhanced functionality e.g. the presence of...
Philosophy Plugin Installation Should be Transparent to Users Many plugins are `transparent` to TWiki users. If, for example, I never type ! in a topic, the fact that...
A simple suggestion on this: One or more TWiki variables should be defined so that the last step include the plugin in the installed plugins variable is not really...
Just wondering: is there any reason why we don`t have all plug ins installed and running on TWiki.org? I was thinking that TWiki.org really ought to be the showplace...
ProgramsPlugin Dev forum TODO run the programs in a safer environment use Jail to chroot the execution use a virtual pc (plex86, user mode linux...
Proofing Plugin Another bright idea came to mind today... One of my developers asked how s/he could insert comments right next to the words/statements s/he was commenting...
PurplePluginDev This plugin adds purple links to all site topics. The generation of anchors in the first version will be dynamic and unstored, the numbers are...
Explicit Page Notify I created a forum using forms, search, and the CommentPlugin. The forum is intended to replace a well known mailing list at the company. To really...
QuestionAndAnswerPlugin What about a QuestionAndAnswerPlugin, wherein you define a question (or questions) and then have an answer section that traps the sig. Have...
Real time Topic Edit Plugin Idea This is an idea that occurred when I was trying to use TWiki in managing university courses, where we had to write lots of large...
Re: HardBacklinkPlugin: The blog world has its referrer / trackback stuff, this is something similar. I don`t think expanding the concept to listing all referrers...
RelatedTopicsPlugin Discussions This is currently just a concept. It would be cool to have a link on every page showing related topics. Related topics can be defined...
Report Plugin Idea In FormQueryPlugin and DBCacheContrib there is an implementation of handling structured data in TWiki. All my ideas are basically stolen from there...
Abstract I want to create a system to track revision information about software projects I am maintaining. This information includes (but not limited to): Revision...
Discussion for Room Scheduling Plugin A lot of businesses need to schedule the use of conference rooms and such. Schools often need to have people sign up for computer...
Feedback on SmartSessionPlugin Discussion here has much to do with SessionPlugin / SessionPluginDev as well. Simple step by step instructions how to use this plugin...
Note: This suggested plugin has become redundant with recent updates to SpacedWikiWordPlugin. Brainstorming on SpacedWikiWordPluginNextGen Ultimately, what I...
Spell Plugin Idea is to correct the misspelled words of the user in the edit window which user can see in preview window. User is free to set word/block...
Static, Wiki Format Content Plugin The TextFormattingRules for the Wiki are a lot simpler than HTML. I would like to be able to create static pages (mostly output...
Stock Ticker Plugin Idea I think it would be great to be able to have some type of plugin for returning stock quotes, for companies pre selected by users. I know...
Idea for SurveyPlugin This is a topic to discuss the idea for a Survey Plugin. Some random thoughts: TWiki already has TWikiForms with QuerySearch features. This...
SyncroEdit integration Introduction The goal of this project is to integrate the synchronous editor SynchroEdit (http://www.synchroedit.com) in twiki :...
SysAdminPlugin. I`m looking for a plugin that will build documentation of a IT environment, I `m thinking to base this on XML file description that will be on each...
TWikiAjaxChat Wiki Topic with Ajax enable Chat that online users on Twiki could send message to each other and users messeage logged in some Topic as Chat history...
TWiki Application Package How to Discussion DifferenceBetweenAddOnAndPlugin had some interesting discussions on the differences of TWikiExtensions. The AddOnPackages...
TWiki based Majordomo Subscriptions It occurred to me that it would be very interesting to integrate majordomo aliases with Twiki. Although seeing them in Twiki would...
To get full value from TWiki a users identity is often needed. TWiki currently supports the following: Method Comment...
A set of commands for the TWikiReleaseTrackerPlugin In the spirit of release early, release often, here`s a first cut, and a tour of what it does. Motivation...
I believe that TWiki would benefit a lot in making much more usage of tables. What is a form? is it not not a table with some kind of template? where are tables used...
Compare the two revisions to see what was changed to implement weighted search. (Unfortunately, it`s based on an older release.) # sub...
Summary Hi, I`ve just recently installed TWiki and am exploring what it is capable of. I`m wanting to ask how I`d approach an application and I`m hoping this is the...
Other Data Types Wikis like TWiki are great for manipulating text, but not so good for other data, such as drawings spreadsheets PERT charts, etc.,...
Topic Thumbnails Plugin Introduction : improve navigation get a visual map of Topics Hi ! With some of my students we strated to write a plugin that displays the...
I have just learnt from the InterwikiPluginEarlyDev thread how to add a tooltip to links with the title property of the A html tag, at least for IE (very nice...
See GeneralizingTopicTrees. A construct that I hope to create to make it easier to manage links and structure ofa web. AndyGlew 27 Mar 2006
TopicTypePlugin makes the `topic type` visible on the page The TopicTypePlugin (under development right now) enables a web to be configured to show a `topic type...
Tree Top 01 Mar 2002 04:35 SlavaKozlov Summary SlavaKozlov 10 Feb 2002 1 The One 10 Feb 2002 15:44 SlavaKozlov...
Here are some ways of using TreePlugin`s TREEVIEW tag. Note that the children of each tree are presented in alphabetical order which is why a `Three` topic always...
Idea: Create a TwitterPlugin Twitter is popular, also used at the workplace. It would be nice to have a Twitter plugin for TWiki. Initial functionality I can imagine...
VisitorLocationPlugin Have you ever wondered where your visitors are from? I have. I`ve been working on a Plugin that reads the Apache logs and shows where people...
WantedPagesPlugin Development Discussion It would be useful to have a plugin that finds all non existing pages that have links pointing to them. Visually those links...
Who`s answering who? I thought it would be cool to capture some statistics on who is following up to who. Something like scanning for signatures and assuming that...
Who`s answering who? I thought it would be cool to capture some statistics on who is following up to who. Something like scanning for signatures and assuming that...
Idea for an XmlExportPlugin Getting data out of TWiki is already possible, for example with the WebRssBase feeds, or with a topic that has a FormattedSearch suitable...
The page source looks like the following: XmlAsXsl{xml http://xmlsource,xsl XslSourceTopic} XmlAsXsl{xml http://xmlsource,xsl XslSourceTopic2} However...
Enhancement suggestions for XpTrackerPlugin This page is the place for all bugs, enhancement suggestions and (re)design proposals. Entries that are likely to be addressed...
ZimbraPlugin Brainstorming Idea What is Zimbra Zimbra is an open source messaging server with an AJAX based calendar email application. Zimbra`s goal is to make...
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