I am using Elgg as part of a research study into the educational uses of social networking software. I have been trying to understand the structure of our Elgg database in order to collect and analyse user data. I know of the...
Changing colors at random is distracting. You have "aalborg_theme" misspelled in the manifest.xml. It would be good to rename the functions and views to replace "aalborg_theme" with "material_design". Also I would avoid...
Anyone who's one board in helping me finish this theme, please send me a message saying so. Please take a look at my plugin's page (Material Design) and look at the images to see what's in store for the next update.
THANKS IN ADVANCE
Elgg's "pages" feature will likely stick to simple publishing. Elgg's APIs can help create something like Facebook Pages, but it would still be a big project.
Look into the Comment Tracker / Content Subscription... view reply
Oh I see. If you delete a site object (not the river item), yes, associated metadata and annotations should be deleted automatically. The metastrings table has a separate cleanup process. If the metadata/annotation rows remain when you delete the... view reply
River items represent events. Some items have references to other objects. Those objects have metadata, annotations, etc. E.g. A page is created, we make a river item referencing it.
When you delete the river item, the... view reply
Use Embedded Login. It fetches a workable form via the browser so the session is maintained.
One issue is that it always shows the login form, even when you're logged in. Easy for a programmer to fix. view reply
River items were designed to represent events, and not all have a logical entity (needed to host the comments, usually an ElggObject). In hindsight we realized we should have made river items entities themselves, but that transition is only in... view reply