Archive of UserLand's first discussion group, started October 5, 1998.
Re: Your favorite web-based DG interfaces?
Author: David Gewirtz Posted: 1/5/2000; 9:58:23 PM Topic: Your favorite web-based DG interfaces? Msg #: 14097 (In response to 14067) Prev/Next: 14096 / 14099
So far, your interface is nice. I've run WebCrossing for years, and I do like the ability to structure a tree of topics and subtopics (for example, issues of a publication, like December 1999, Jan 2000) and then topics under that (for example, article 1, article 2, etc). It may be possible to do it... I haven't tried, due to the issue below.
I'd love to integrate my discussion groups with the rest of the journal production system I built in Frontier. But the biggest issue, by far, is that we have a HUGE investment/resource/draw in established content contributed by readers on tbe boards and to start over would be economically unviable.
So, ideally, there'd be a way to port between the two products (Frontier and WebX). WebX does support XML in later versions, and I haven't investigated how that might work for us, integrated into our Frontier app, but if I were asked not about what feature I'd like most, but about what's the biggest block to my substituting Frontier for WebX, it'd be the conversion process.
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- Re: Your favorite web-based DG interfaces?, Dave Winer, 1/6/2000; 5:38:23 AM
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