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ghoti ([personal profile] ghoti) wrote in [site community profile] dw_dev2012-06-03 09:25 pm
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Code tour: May 2 to June 3, 2012

Welcome to this week (month)'s edition of the code tour. Hands and feet safely inside the vehicle at all times, no flash photography, please don't feed the giraffes, &c.



Bug 4432: Convert /manage/logins to TT
Category: Routing/TT
Patch by: [personal profile] exor674
Description: More of the getting rid of BML and moving towards Template Toolkit.

Bug 3995: need headings for accessibility in site scheme
Category: Misc UI/Frontend
Patch by: [personal profile] deborah
Description: The site scheme wasn't playing nicely with screen readers -- headings that weren't there at the top of entries and the top of each comment were being skipped. Now there are headers attached to those places so screen reader users can know where they are on a page.

Bug 4435: lj-cut autoexpand doesn't work for <div class='ljcut'> style cuts
Category: Journal contents
Patch by: Christopher Schmidt
Description: When an LJ-cut was added in Rich Text, the handy dandy cut expander wasn't expanding them. Things were working just fine if you manually coded the cut. Cheers for Christopher Schmidt's first patch! *\o/*

Bug 4393: convert /tools/popsubscriptions to TT
Category: Routing/TT
Patch by: [personal profile] kareila
Description: More slashing and burning of BML and changing things to TT.

Bug 4377: New Style: Heads Up by momijizukamori
Category: Style System
Patch by: [personal profile] momijizukamori
Description: New style, now with 100% more kittehs. Meows in thanks at [personal profile] momijizukamori!

Bug 4382: Misc. Styles: new themes
Category: Style System
Patch by: [personal profile] ninetydegrees
Description: Shiney new colo(u)r choices. Two by [personal profile] rising, one by [personal profile] alyndra, and two by [personal profile] dancing_serpent.

Bug 3712: New Style: Strata by Yati
Category: Style System
Patch by: [personal profile] momijizukamori
Description: Another new style, this time by [personal profile] yati.

Bug 4428: Modish: new themes
Category: Style System
Patch by: [personal profile] momijizukamori
Description: Even MOAR colo(u)rs, thanks to musyc.

Bug 4241: add link to /feeds on manage circle page
Category: Circle/Relationships
Suggested by: [personal profile] melia244
Patch by: [personal profile] kaberett
Description: Manage Circle page should have a link to dreamwidth.org/feeds. And now it does!

Bug 4453: update icon limits
Category: User documentation
Patch by: [personal profile] zarhooie
Description: OpenID users can have 15 icons. FAQ #16 has been updated to say this.

Bug 4452: OpenID guide should mention icons
Category: User documentation
Patch by: [personal profile] zarhooie
Description: New and improved wording for FAQ #123, indicating what-all OpenID users can do on dreamwidth.

Bug 4456: Poll text box length warning is missing a space
Category: Misc UI/Frontend
Patch by: [staff profile] denise
Description: There was a space missing in a poll creator warning. [staff profile] denise swooped in and added the missing space.

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[personal profile] majorshipper 2012-06-04 02:34 am (UTC)(link)
Cool! I'm glad to see the updated docs about OpenID. Hopefully they prove useful to the new users coming over with [community profile] fandomsecrets.
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[personal profile] azurelunatic 2012-06-04 05:48 am (UTC)(link)
And in fact many thanks to the [community profile] fandomsecrets folks for drawing attention to the fact that they needed updating!
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[personal profile] musyc 2012-06-04 04:58 am (UTC)(link)
Yay code tour! Looks like some useful backend-codey things a'happening. XD
katherine: Giraffe-patterned sleeping sheep, dreaming: Dreamwidth (giraffe)

[personal profile] katherine 2012-06-04 05:10 am (UTC)(link)
But giraffes are so cute.

Yay accessibility and fixes and themes and all.
katherine: Giraffe-patterned sleeping sheep, dreaming: Dreamwidth (giraffe)

[personal profile] katherine 2012-06-05 04:16 am (UTC)(link)
Perhaps chocolate in the shape of leaves. Or leaves in the shape of chocolate.
kaberett: Overlaid Mars & Venus symbols, with Swiss Army knife tools at other positions around the central circle. (Default)

[personal profile] kaberett 2012-06-04 11:54 am (UTC)(link)
And also on the documentation front, CONGRATS YOU ON YOUR FIRST CODE TOUR and thank you for highlighting a few areas of the how-to-code-tour that needed updating :D
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[staff profile] denise 2012-06-05 04:11 am (UTC)(link)
I did not say this earlier: thank you for doing this, and this is an excellent code tour! \o/
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[personal profile] marahmarie 2012-06-18 07:01 am (UTC)(link)
Cheers for Christopher Schmidt's first patch!

Oh wow, that's a blast from the past. He's working on DW code now (or you guys just adapted his LJ patch for DW's RTE)? I remember Chris from when I was on LJ - really nice guy. Hi, Chris! :)
Edited 2012-06-18 07:02 (UTC)