[drupal-devel] inline checkbox for attachements

Gerhard Killesreiter killesreiter at physik.uni-freiburg.de
Sat Jun 18 19:48:04 UTC 2005

On Sat, 18 Jun 2005, Bèr Kessels wrote:

> Op zaterdag 18 juni 2005 15:53, schreef Sohodojo Jim:
> > right alignment of attachments 2 and 3 respectively. And for good measure,
> > __1-alt text here__ could be used for adding an alt text attribute.
> This is what inline module does. Only ionline module uses the de-facto
> standard for drupal tookens: [inline: filename]  [inline: numer]
> What I want is:
> 1 something in core. This is a very-often requested feature
> 2 something very intuitive. No tokens, no HTML, nothing, only a radio or
> checkbox.

upload_image does not even need a checkbox. :)

> You might cvall my client stupid, but it took quite some time to let
> her grok the concept of the tokens. And still every now and again
> she has to look yup the syntax, or concept. That is simply Not Good.
> No-one should have to look up syntaxes, copy-pasrte filenames etc to
> insert stuff inline.

Requiring users to learn a new "language" or some tokens is a serious
case of bad usability, nothing else.


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