collective.table, report #3

Work report A week ago, myself and my mentor both participated in the Plone Sauna Sprint. It was an epic event, thanks to all sprinters for being that great throughout the week. During the event my mentor and I discussed in great length how to approach challenges that collective.table presents. We want the table to be pluggable and reusable. We…

collective.table alpha release

Introduction It's now past the mid-term evaluation deadline for my Google Summer of Code project and it's time to release my work out to the wider community to receive feedback and ideas on how to improve it. Status During the last days I was focusing on polishing the first release: writing documentation, adding more comments, increasing test coverage and such.…

collective.table GSoC report

Introduction It's now been over a month since I started my Google Summer of Code project. It's been a fun month, full of newly learned tricks, mostly courtesy of my mentor Martijn Pieters, Jarn AS. Our goal is to have an ability in Plone to store arbitrary pieces of tabular data, in the same way that PHP CMSes often have…

Collective SVN project -> GitHub

More and more Plone projects are being migrated over to GitHub for various reasons. Here's a quick guide on how to import your Collective SVN project into GitHub. GitHub can directly import SVN projects only by specifying a URL to the repository. However, for some reason this does not work for Collective SVN repositories. The import screen keeps processing but…