[IMC-pgh-tech] moving to Staughton
quinten at andrew.cmu.edu
Fri Dec 5 12:53:00 PST 2003
Actually, I figured out the error, it related to changes in the sf-active
codebase after point release. I'm updating the affected pages now.
On Fri, 5 Dec 2003, Quinten Steenhuis wrote:
> Current checklist?
> * Email validation
> * tweaks to calendar page layout
> * feature photo admin interface
> * cache syndicated pages and add cron job
> * error with "last updated" info -- producing this error on a few of the
> content pages:
> Last updated
> Warning: stat failed for (errno=2 - No such file or directory) in
> /www/sf-active/pghimc/local/cache/pages/about.inc on line 65
> Wed, 31 Dec 1969 19:00:00 -0500
> I think only the last error is a critical error, and perhaps the calendar
> layout error is also critical, since it can render parts of the calendar
> pages unreadable under certain conditions.
> Losing email validation is a feature regression, but we can live with it
> if need be. Anything else?
> BTW, here is a reference on adding a new page to sf-active:
> I propose that we fix the last bug and deploy on Sunday.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> Date: Fri, 7 Nov 2003 09:55:55 -0500 (EST)
> From: mtoups at andrew.cmu.edu
> To: Quinten Steenhuis <quinten at andrew.cmu.edu>
> Cc: imc-pgh-tech at indypgh.org
> Subject: Re: [IMC-pgh-tech] moving to Staughton
> ok, i thought of something -- we need admin ability
> to change the feature photo. i said i'd write an
> interface for this, i haven't. and i'm not going
> to have time in the next few days.
> an idea -- we could just move the relevant info to
> an include file in pghimc/local/include/ and then
> folks could edit it via the "css,include,template"
> part of the admin interface. not as user friendly,
> but its something. quinten is there an easy way to
> do this? i'd imagine so.
> alternatively, we could just disable the feature
> photo for now, it certainly isn't necessary. and
> either way that dumb picture of me and dan should
> change before chris holm has a heart attack, flips
> out, and starts listening to WYEP again.
> On Fri, 7 Nov 2003 mtoups at andrew.cmu.edu wrote:
> > so, it looks to me like we've accomplished pretty much all
> > of these things. i added email validation such that
> > the article rederer displays if the article is validated --
> > adding it to the publish code is a bit trickier since
> > that code has changed more in the new sf-active.
> > (if john or someone else wants to take a look at
> > it, that would be great)
> > the site at http://staughton.indypgh.org looks good
> > and is functional. (others on the list, please comment)
> > so what next? any changes left to make?
> > can we switch over soon? maybe we can set a
> > time in the next week or so, and give people
> > a preview between now and then.
> > -matt
> > On Thu, 21 Aug 2003, Quinten Steenhuis wrote:
> > >
> > > We've talked about it, but maybe we should get a list of what's holding us
> > > back and start working on them?
> > >
> > > Some things I can think of:
> > >
> > > * email validation (also for uploads)
> > > * calendar box
> > > * copy over our feature templates / fix other broken templates
> > > * move the cities.inc to the left column
> > > * fixing the ugly [0 comments] on the main newswire
> > > * disk space
> > > * visual redesign of the site
> > >
> > > lower priority: the new sf-active can send an email when you change the
> > > status of an article from other to global/local/hidden. make it so that it
> > > only sends the email for hiding, and so that it sends just one email with
> > > a summary if you make all the changes at once, rather than 20 separate
> > > emails.
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