[silva-dev] A Typographical Characters service

Kit BLAKE kitblake at infrae.com
Sun May 6 10:27:15 CEST 2007

Hi Andy
I was just doing some cleanup in my mailbox, and among the messages 
flagged (for later attention) I found this. Is it still in use?


> Hi Developers,
> A question was recently posed to me about adding the copyright character 
> (©) to the 'Typographical Characters' tool in kupu.  So I thought: why  
> not have a Typographical Characters service that stores these useful 
> non-keyboard chars?  With a service like this, site-admins can easily add 
> chars, and developers can easily make this list available in their own 
> products as well as in the forms-based editor.
> So, while working on a refactor and upgrade of our silva-based cms, I wrote a 
> service for this purpose.  It requires a modification to the typo chars tool 
> in kupu, as well as small modifications to the various editor widgets 
> (another li in the notes panel).  
> Ultimately, I feel that this feature is useful beyond just my university's 
> cms, so I'm wondering if something like this could eventually be included in 
> Silva (like v1.3 or beyond)?
> If infrae feels this would be useful, I'll be more than happy to provide a 
> patch and instructions on installing.
> Cheers,
> Andy
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