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Add a collaborative document editing feature similar to etherpad. #1630

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bigbluebutton-issue-import opened this Issue Aug 12, 2015 · 3 comments

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Originally reported on Google Code with ID 875

Requested in thread

   http://groups.google.com/group/bigbluebutton-users/browse_thread/thread/d6180078a7080bbc#

Add a collaborative document editing feature similar to etherpad.

Etherpad offers pretty rich editing (styles, formattting, etc.)  What you'll probably
see first in BigBlueButton is some collaborative text editing, which would be enough
to start creating some share notes (such as minutes from the session).

We would also need to extend the BigBlueButton API to pre-populate the session with
the draft notes, and capture the updated shared notes after the session is finished.
 The capture part should be handled as part of the record and playback functionality.

Reported by ffdixon on 2011-02-20 12:40:26

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Is it possible to have a window within the BBB interface where the participants can
access a webpage separately? 

If this is possible then the participants can each access the same Etherpad, and effectively
achieve this required outcome of having a collaborative editor within BBB. 

Why reinvent the wheel BBB is Great, Etherpad is Great; it would be bigger "Great"
to have them both within the same interface. 

Reported by brian.solomon.au on 2012-12-15 08:20:15

Is it possible to have a window within the BBB interface where the participants can
access a webpage separately? 

If this is possible then the participants can each access the same Etherpad, and effectively
achieve this required outcome of having a collaborative editor within BBB. 

Why reinvent the wheel BBB is Great, Etherpad is Great; it would be bigger "Great"
to have them both within the same interface. 

Reported by brian.solomon.au on 2012-12-15 08:20:15

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bigbluebutton-issue-import Aug 12, 2015

Hi Brian,

We'll approach using a collaborative web application, such as Etherpad, in the HTML5
interface for BigBlueButton.  See

   http://code.google.com/p/bigbluebutton/wiki/HTML5

It will be *much* easier to support embeddable HTML applications in an HTML5 environment
than in a Flash environment.


Reported by ffdixon on 2012-12-15 13:47:52

Hi Brian,

We'll approach using a collaborative web application, such as Etherpad, in the HTML5
interface for BigBlueButton.  See

   http://code.google.com/p/bigbluebutton/wiki/HTML5

It will be *much* easier to support embeddable HTML applications in an HTML5 environment
than in a Flash environment.


Reported by ffdixon on 2012-12-15 13:47:52

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Closing this as we added shared notes in BigBlueButton 2.0-beta. See http://docs.bigbluebutton.org/2.0/20overview.html#shared-notes.

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ffdixon commented Nov 26, 2017

Closing this as we added shared notes in BigBlueButton 2.0-beta. See http://docs.bigbluebutton.org/2.0/20overview.html#shared-notes.

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