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Item12757: Port Random Quote Plugin

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Priority: Enhancement
Current State: Needs Developer
Released In: n/a
Target Release: n/a
Applies To: Extension
Component: RandomQuotePlugin
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Reported By: VickiBrown
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Last Change By: VickiBrown
How difficult would it be to port the Random Quote plugin? (http://twiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/RandomQuotePlugin)

I have a client that was using this but is migrating their site from TWiki to Foswiki.

-- VickiBrown - 27 Feb 2014

Take a look at the FortunePlugin. I ported this a long time ago. It has similar features.

-- GeorgeClark - 27 Feb 2014

Vicki, if FortunePlugin doesn't do it for you, please consider doing the port for Foswiki. If FortunePlugin is sufficient, please mark this task No Action. Thanks.

-- GeorgeClark - 29 May 2014

Unfortunately, the need to have (and run) strfile as well as the complication of defining a "database path" in configure makes FortunePlugin not a good choice for anyone but a *nix admin.

-- VickiBrown - 31 May 2014
 

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Summary Port Random Quote Plugin
ReportedBy VickiBrown
Codebase 1.1.9
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AppliesTo Extension
Component RandomQuotePlugin
Priority Enhancement
CurrentState Needs Developer
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TargetRelease n/a
ReleasedIn n/a
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Topic revision: r5 - 14 Sep 2019, VickiBrown - This page was cached on 18 Nov 2019 - 14:05.

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