Feature #15150

Get list of content elements for "new content" wizard from TCA

Added by Ernesto Baschny almost 14 years ago. Updated about 9 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Should have
Category:
-
Target version:
-
Start date:
2005-10-24
Due date:
% Done:

0%

PHP Version:
4
Tags:
Complexity:
Sprint Focus:

Description

We could remove the "hard-coded" content types from the "new content" wizard (cms/layout/db_new_content_el.php) and have the information about the CTypes come directly from the TCA. So we could add other CTypes to the wizard through extentions.

This means adding more parameters to TCA and have them being evaluated by the wizard.

Relates to 0001628.
(issue imported from #M1723)


Related issues

Related to TYPO3 Core - Bug #15071: Clean up the new page content items list Closed 2005-10-17
Duplicates TYPO3 Core - Bug #19382: New Element Wizard has no option for hiding Elements via pageTS Closed 2008-09-27

History

#1 Updated by Ernesto Baschny almost 14 years ago

As requested. :)

#2 Updated by Sacha Vorbeck almost 14 years ago

keyword:usability

#3 Updated by Sebastian Kurfuerst almost 14 years ago

Hi, do you already know which options you'd need to add to TCA?
Greets, Sebastian

#4 Updated by Ernesto Baschny almost 14 years ago

I've discovered that the "new page wizard" can be expanded in extentions with the $TBE_MODULES_EXT["xMOD_db_new_content_el"]["addElClasses"] hook and a "*_wizicon.php" class.

So the only trouble that remains is that the order of items is relevant, as I cannot add anything to the "Common Elements". I can just append to the "Plugins" section (or create a new section on my own).

We should group the items before outputting, so I can also add to "common_" or other groups that are already available.

#5 Updated by Ernesto Baschny about 10 years ago

Resolved by Steffen's new feature (rev. 4954, #19382)

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