[Hippo-cms7-user] Branch for new easy-forms features
m.milicevic at onehippo.com
Wed Oct 5 15:30:27 CEST 2011
On 10/05/2011 03:14 PM, Gilgamesh Nootebos wrote:
> Hi Marijan,
> On Wed, Oct 5, 2011 at 14:49, marijan milicevic
> <m.milicevic at onehippo.com> wrote:
>> Hi Gilgamesh
>> On 10/05/2011 02:32 PM, Gilgamesh wrote:
>>> I want to propose to put the changes I make on the easy-forms plugin on
>>> separate branches in the forge repo.
>>> First I have a new field type for email adresses. next will a type for
>> I am not sure why you need this or how different this is compared to the
>> textfield type we already have.
>> Could you please explain why would you add/need separate email/url fields?
> This way the editor can pick a predefined way of validating.
> As an added bonus the rendering of these fields on a mobile browser
> with html 5 support will give the end-user a customized keyboard to
> help fill in this specific kind of field. Otherwise I would have only
> made custom validators.
ok. makes sense.
I was just thinking: maybe we should introduce something like a "type"
where user could choose from (e.g. a drop down). This way, it would be
easy to change from one type to another
without deleting and re-inserting fields.. it would be easier to
maintain and extend. I am not sure about the usability, though.
>>> The next main feature will be storing and retrieving the results of form
>>> submissions probably in/from the repo.
>> this is already implemented (see
>> org.hippoecm.hst.component.support.forms.FormMap usages within EasyForms
> will take a look at that, thanks.
marijan milicevic / developer
| || ||| || onehippo.com, amsterdam
1017 WT Amsterdam
+31 (0) 20 522 4466 /T
More information about the Hippo-cms7-user