jesse at bestpractical.com
Wed Apr 5 15:19:10 EDT 2006
On Tue, Apr 04, 2006 at 01:34:07PM -0400, John Peacock wrote:
> So, last night I checked out the Wifty source and started analyzing the
> code, specifically looking at the Login stuff. I just copied all of the
> files over and s/Wifty/MyProject/g and it seems to work. I'm going to
> try and think of some way to generate most of the Action/*.pm code on
> the fly, so that any app could inherit a base class just by having the
> right Model defined and the right calls in the web/templates files.
Jifty already does that. See Jifty::ClassLoader
> There are a couple of things I couldn't figure out:
> 1) Where is the contents of the etc/config.yml documented?
> Specifically, what options do Mailer: and MailerArgs: take? I have
> Postfix installed trivially (I'll get qmail up RSN), but I couldn't send
> the activation e-mail (and I don't see anything [obvious] in the Postfix
It's not. It needs to be. If you're going to UTSL, Jifty::Config is the
right place to start. Jifty::Notification should have the relevant
usages of the Mailer config.
Should do what you want.
> 2) I cannot figure out where the link to the app home page (top left
> corner above the AppName banner) is defined, and hence cannot figure out
> how to suppress it (since I already have HOME on the menu).
have a look at share/_elements/wrapper in the Jifty distribution.
> 3) Speaking of the menu, how can I get it to extend to the right margin?
> Is there any hope of eventually being able to do this?
> $top->child( Post => url => "/logout",
> label => "Log Out",
> justify => "Right");
Yes, but I think I'd rather do that with CSS and/or not put your logout
in the menu.
> So far, so good. I seem to understand where Jifty is going much more
> than Catalyst...
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