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Top 5 Feature Requests?

Postby tshore » Wed Oct 06, 2010 9:25 pm

I understand that the PKP developers may be devoting a little time to OCS right now. These are my top 5 feature requests. I thought that other users might also want to give theirs.

  1. Proper handling and linking of multi-paper presentations/symposia (ie. as in OCS 1.x) including how they are displayed both in the conference schedule and the presentations page. (see viewtopic.php?f=3&t=4835#p20363)
  2. Allow multiple payment methods (see viewtopic.php?f=3&t=2478#p10547)
  3. Allow users to see their registration/provide a receipt (see viewtopic.php?f=13&t=5941)
  4. More flexibility in scheduler (see viewtopic.php?f=3&t=6110)
  5. Show and group by presentation type on presentations and schedule pages (see viewtopic.php?f=3&t=4835#p20363)
  6. Allow sponsor logos to be uploaded and optionally display sponsors on front page. (see http://www.imrf.info/2008/)
  7. Use currency symbols instead of abbreviations (see viewtopic.php?f=14&t=5807)

Oops, that was 7. Although, to be fair #1 and #5 have some overlap.

I can provide access to my code to assist with these requests (where I've done my own modifications in the past), but it is difficult for me to find every file that was touched for each item.
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Re: Top 5 Feature Requests?

Postby bluebear » Tue May 27, 2014 3:48 am

Nice list. In my opinion number 2 is the most important.
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Re: Top 5 Feature Requests?

Postby tshore » Tue May 27, 2014 6:58 am

I wouldn't hold your breath. OCS is barely on the radar as far as the PKP's priorities go.
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Re: Top 5 Feature Requests?

Postby asmecher » Tue May 27, 2014 7:42 am

Hi all,

We do have a release of OCS coming up in the near future -- see the general milestones page on the wiki. It's primarily a maintenance release but does include a few new features that have cropped up since the last release (e.g. session types added to reports).

Trudy, if you have code for some of your local modifications, would you consider putting together a pull request via github.com?

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