[development] Front page module - The way it should be.[tm]
occy at occy.net
Tue Jan 31 01:45:48 UTC 2006
Sorry, I'm a bad boy... I created an issue.
Earl Miles wrote:
> Trae McCombs wrote:
>> Hey peeps,
>> Since Gerhard was thinking the module isn't maintained, I thought I'd
>> stick a comment here on the list.
>> Currently, when you install the front page module, you have to go and
>> admin > settings > "node" to "front_page" if you want your stuff to
>> show up.
>> To us "dorky end users", this is quite confusing. I would suggest
>> that there is something inside the: admin > settings > front_page area
>> that says:
>> [x] Enable this option site wide.
>> Help text: *** Warning, if you enable this, when people visit:
>> your_drupal_site.com they will see what you have put here on this
>> front page form. To change this action back, simply disable this option.
>> --- This would then actually go set node to be front_page --
>> What do you guys(gals) think?
> Easy to do, the option is just set via variable. You can even be smart
> on the form and look at the variable, and put up text saying "front_page
> isn't currently set as your default front page" like web browsers do,
> and not show the checkbox at all (or even a nice happy "front_page is
> set as your front page!") message.
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