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Usability: Workflow #50

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LukePercy opened this Issue Nov 12, 2012 · 2 comments

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Silverstripes Publish button locations design is changing, we will need to make some adjustments to the way buttons are presented for Workflow.

SilverStripe 3.1 button Changes
https://skitch.com/clarkepaul/849t1/actions-panel-and-status

Our designer Bee will be taking a look at how Workflow is presented and ease of use.

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sminnee commented Nov 12, 2012

The new button layout has a more explicit distinction between "common action" and "less common action". I'd expect that there will be a more sophisticated API for adding buttons to the CMS form that hasn't yet been documented.

Ideally:

  • Bee can mock up a design for how workflow would fit into the new schema.
  • The actions can be coded in such a way that they feed nicely into both 3.0 and 3.1.

In particular, it would be annoying to have to maintain a 3.0-compatible and 3.1-compatible fork.

The feasibility of this depends on how the 3.1 actions API is extended, so I'll raise that with Ingo etc.

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