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Re: Course Project - Ajax Development


kostasnw May 25, 2012 1:05 PM
Posted in group: diaspora-dev
ok first thing I did (since I found it difficult to create and admin)
I made a rake task that reads from config an admin.yml file and
creates the user and then gives him admin privileges. Every user in
this file will be made an admin by running "rake admin"
I'll try to go deeper now

On May 24, 6:34 pm, Raven24 <florian_staudac...@yahoo.de> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I think it's great you want to contribute to Diaspora*!
>
> Our client side is implemented with Backbone.js[1] and Handlebars[2]
> templates, which means we already have a ton of AJAX and push/popstate is
> already there, too.
> The profile page and the stream are currently under a lot of refactoring,
> so doing something there would require a lot of interaction with the
> core-team.
>
> What would be nice, if you could give the admin interface a lifting, I
> guess. That is something that has not received enough love lately.
> For more ideas you can go through the Dev Feature Wishlist [3] or the issue
> tracker [4].
> Also look out for the Bug Mash items on the devblog [5], those are mostly
> entry-level issues, that can get you started with contributing.
>
> The rule of thumb is to release your contributions early and often. A pull
> request on github is ideal for that, since everybody can make comments and
> steer the direction where the code is going.
> If you need any help or in case you have more questions, feel free to also
> hop on to our IRC chat. [6]
>
> - Florian
>
> [1]:http://documentcloud.github.com/backbone/
> [2]:http://handlebarsjs.com/
> [3]:https://github.com/diaspora/diaspora/wiki/Developer-Feature-Wishlist
> [4]:https://github.com/diaspora/diaspora/issues
> [5]:http://devblog.joindiaspora.com/
> [6]:https://github.com/diaspora/diaspora/wiki/How-we-use-IRC
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> On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 8:24:29 PM UTC+2, kostasnw wrote:
>
> > Hello I am a student from Department of Management Science and
> > Technology. During a course project me and a fellow student decided to
> > contribute to an open source project. We found Diaspora quite
> > interesting so we thought to give it a go. We are thinking to
> > implement more AJAX functionality. Do you have anything to suggest? we
> > are thinking to add AJAX history based functionality using pushstate
> > and popstate. Which pages do you think are more important? Also do you
> > know if there is anything else we can contribute?
>
> > P.S. we are beginners in rails, but we have experience in web
> > development (HTML, Javascript, JSP)
> On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 8:24:29 PM UTC+2, kostasnw wrote:
>
> > Hello I am a student from Department of Management Science and
> > Technology. During a course project me and a fellow student decided to
> > contribute to an open source project. We found Diaspora quite
> > interesting so we thought to give it a go. We are thinking to
> > implement more AJAX functionality. Do you have anything to suggest? we
> > are thinking to add AJAX history based functionality using pushstate
> > and popstate. Which pages do you think are more important? Also do you
> > know if there is anything else we can contribute?
>
> > P.S. we are beginners in rails, but we have experience in web
> > development (HTML, Javascript, JSP)
> On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 8:24:29 PM UTC+2, kostasnw wrote:
>
> > Hello I am a student from Department of Management Science and
> > Technology. During a course project me and a fellow student decided to
> > contribute to an open source project. We found Diaspora quite
> > interesting so we thought to give it a go. We are thinking to
> > implement more AJAX functionality. Do you have anything to suggest? we
> > are thinking to add AJAX history based functionality using pushstate
> > and popstate. Which pages do you think are more important? Also do you
> > know if there is anything else we can contribute?
>
> > P.S. we are beginners in rails, but we have experience in web
> > development (HTML, Javascript, JSP)
> On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 8:24:29 PM UTC+2, kostasnw wrote:
>
> > Hello I am a student from Department of Management Science and
> > Technology. During a course project me and a fellow student decided to
> > contribute to an open source project. We found Diaspora quite
> > interesting so we thought to give it a go. We are thinking to
> > implement more AJAX functionality. Do you have anything to suggest? we
> > are thinking to add AJAX history based functionality using pushstate
> > and popstate. Which pages do you think are more important? Also do you
> > know if there is anything else we can contribute?
>
> > P.S. we are beginners in rails, but we have experience in web
> > development (HTML, Javascript, JSP)