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|ID||Category||Severity||Reproducibility||Date Submitted||Last Update|
|0000031||[Piwigo] albums||feature||always||2004.06.05 12:01||2005.05.01 10:58|
|ETA||none||Fixed in Version||1.4 branch||Product Version|
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|Summary||0000031: Calendar category|
Year-month-day categories better to be displayed in a calendar DHTML widget rather than in a tree.
Examples of available DHTML calendars.
* http://www.dynamicdrive.com/dynamicindex6/dcalendar.htm [^]
working; Prev. and Next should be replaced with arrows and direct to non-empty years or months;
* http://www.dansteinman.com/dynduo/en/calendar.html [^]
seems not working, but good colors.
Please tell if you'd take up implementing this soon. Otherwise, I will have to do it, because my photo-tree is growing rapidly.
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|Web server||Apache 1.3.x|
|OK, I'm already working on it since I've found your idea great ! Hiw do I see the feature : calendar is a special category (like X most seen, or recent pictures). No tree in categories menu, but 2 navigation bar displayed : years and months. For each month, display of a picture per day when pictures were made available. If you click on a day, it's like searching all pictures added on the date.|
Thank you! I look forward to seeing it so much. The adding date should be a searchable category, indeed. I hope it can have a parent category so that to give all the items added to the _parent_ and not to the whole gallery.
Meanwhile, I've come to realise that a DHTML calendar representation of a year-month-day folder tree may be needed for other catalogs I have as well. There appears to be the most elaborate one, "The Coolest DHTML Calendar" (http://dynarch.com/mishoo/calendar/). [^] For example, through callback function it can dispaly "special days" with special style. I will be playing with it.
Thanks again, and keep us posted
> I hope it can have a parent category so that to give all the items added
> to the _parent_ and not to the whole gallery.
what do you mean exactly ?
For the moment, the feature exists as I imagined it. There is no "year-month-day" tree in the categegories menu, but I might be a good idea, I think I'll add it too.
I've decided to only show calendar element (years, months, days) that have pictures, not the other ones. If the 2004-06-06 has no new picture, it won't be shown in calendar.
>> I hope it can have a parent category so that to give all the items added
>> to the _parent_ and not to the whole gallery.
> what do you mean exactly ?
Will clicking on a non-empty day search all pictures added on the day to some _selected_ category or the search will be over the whole gallery?
> Will clicking on a non-empty day search all pictures added on the day to
> some _selected_ category or the search will be over the whole gallery ?
How would it be possible to search only in some selected categories ? Of course it is over the wholme gallery (depending on the connected user, you have permissions...)
In fact, I might understant what you mean... What do you think of this suggestion :
1. click on the special category "calendar" : you enter in a category with 2 navigation bars, the first one is the years, the second is the months of the selected year. Only years and months with pictures available are shown.
2. choose a year. By default the last year is selected. In the menu, under the special category "calendar", a tree appear, with only years. In the thumbnails table, a thumbnail (random) is chosen to represent each month.
3. choose a month : each day of this month is represented by a random picture. In the menu, each day of the month is shown.
4. choose a day : now you have a list of categories where pictures were added this day, and in bonus a special category, a non-category in fact, were pictures are not owned by a category in particular.
5. choose a category : all pictures of this category of this day are shown. If the special "non-category" is selected, all pictures of this day are shown.
Your feeling ?
edited on: 2004.06.08 11:40
Yes I think that's the right way to do date-searching!
Let me just mention why I was thinking about a DHTML calendar. That's just another view on a date-based gallery. Suppose one adds his photos to year-month-days folders and has the option expand_all; then the category menu would become rather long, listing all those (non-empty) years, months and days. The DHTML calendar would be just a neater way to _show_ it.
You have solved a more general task, actually. So thanks a lot, and please show off the example when it's ready!
edited on: 2004.06.08 11:38
|This feature is partly present in actual development branch snapshots. You can test it and report your feelings (please :-)|
|available in dev snapshot since 2004-08-07|
|2004.06.05 12:01||rych||New Issue|
|2004.06.05 12:30||plg||Note Added: 0000010|
|2004.06.05 12:30||plg||Assigned To||=> plg|
|2004.06.05 12:30||plg||Status||new => acknowledged|
|2004.06.05 12:30||plg||Category||display => category management|
|2004.06.05 12:30||plg||version||1.3.2 => 1.4|
|2004.06.06 06:37||rych||Note Added: 0000011|
|2004.06.06 08:36||plg||Note Added: 0000012|
|2004.06.06 08:37||plg||Status||acknowledged => assigned|
|2004.06.07 07:34||rych||Note Added: 0000013|
|2004.06.07 15:22||plg||Note Added: 0000014|
|2004.06.08 00:19||plg||Note Added: 0000015|
|2004.06.08 11:38||rych||Note Added: 0000016|
|2004.06.08 11:40||rych||Note Edited: 0000016|
|2004.08.24 21:52||plg||Note Added: 0000023|
|2004.10.23 11:09||plg||Status||assigned => resolved|
|2004.10.23 11:09||plg||Resolution||open => fixed|
|2004.10.23 11:09||plg||Note Added: 0000047|
|2005.01.17 13:24||plg||Status||resolved => closed|
|2005.01.17 13:24||plg||Fixed in Version||=> 1.4|
|2005.05.01 10:58||plg||version||1.4 branch =>|
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