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Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ?

Author Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com>
Full name Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com>
Date 2006-01-02 16:51:05 PST
Message Klavis--

Thanks for your effort on this. It will be a day or two before I can
get to it, so I hope you can wait just a bit. Also, I notice that the
URL you've given just points back to www.cowiki.org, so there's nothing
to look at...

Paul

Klavs Bryld wrote:

> Klavs Bryld skrev:
>
>> My approach is to store the binary content in the database, -
>> primarily to make backup easier.
>>
>> The upload should be easy to implement.
>>
>> The download should be authorized by the cookie allready sat by the
>> main webside (I guess we can assume that this allways works if you
>> download or view images from the browser)
>>
>> A list of mime-types should determine if the attacment is default
>> showed inline, and this should be editable in the editor by i.e
>> <plugin attachment inline name="mypicture.jpg">. Another way round is
>> to include the possiblilty in <plugin embed>
>>
>> The attachments will automaticaly be associated to the mother
>> wikipage, and inherits the motherdocuments groups, owner and privileges.
>> The associations between wikipage and attachment is maintained in a
>> seperate table.
>>
>> When a new version of the document is created, a new set of
>> associations is created (12 rows if 12 attachments, and no new
>> uploaded and none is deleted) - this might introduce some redundance,
>> but is simpler to implement i guess.
>>
>> The above is version 1 - that is what is my primary priority.
>>
>>
>> Next version could introduce an attachment-browser, allowing you to
>> create associations in new wikipages to attachmenets allready stored
>> (and you have privileges to view) and possibility to show thumbnails
>> of standard web-images.
>>
>> Third version should index pdf-documents and show thumbnail of
>> pdf-documents first page. (if proper software is installed on the
>> server)
>>
>> Fourth version might use OpenOffice to do the same thing with MS-Word
>> and other ooo-compatible documents
>>
>>
>> Regards
>>
>> Klavs
>>
>>
> Now, I have been working on the attachment-issue for some time.
>
> Please take a look at my demosite of a patched coWiki 0.4.0-interim
> (September 23 2005) <http://www.cowiki.org/>which implements
> uploading of attachments and images and also embedding of images and
> pdf-previews.
>
> The syntax for embedding images are compatible with MediaWikis.
>
>
> Klavs
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Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> 2005-11-07 12:33:43 PST
     Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? dgorski Daniel T. Gorski 2005-11-14 20:13:08 PST
     Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com> Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com> 2005-11-14 21:30:23 PST
         Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> 2005-11-15 01:17:41 PST
             Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> 2006-01-02 16:42:14 PST
                 Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com> Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com> 2006-01-02 16:51:05 PST
                 Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? dgorski Daniel T. Gorski 2006-01-09 20:16:37 PST
             Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> Klavs Bryld <klavs at langkaergaard dot dk> 2006-01-03 04:03:49 PST
                 Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com> Paul Hanchett <paul dot hanchett at gmail dot com> 2006-01-03 07:14:35 PST
                 Re: [cowiki-issues] Ability to upload documents and graphics for display and download ? vishv Vish Vishvanath 2006-01-03 07:20:57 PST
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