[Ubuntu-US-CA] Maps: proposed change

Tom Haddon tom at greenleaftech.net
Fri Sep 7 21:53:53 UTC 2007

On Fri, 2007-09-07 at 14:28 -0700, Chris Woodworth wrote:
> Tom Haddon wrote:
> > Hi Folks,
> >
> > I'm proposing a change to the Maps setup. Currently we list people based
> > on IRC nickname. I think it would make more sense to change that to
> > Launchpad ID. I can then provide a link to each person's Launchpad
> > homepage, and that way, people can get IRC nickname (if you list it),
> > email address (if they're logged in to Launchpad), etc. 
> >
> > I can also probably pull out some things like the user's avatar as well,
> > which might be nice.
> >
> > If there are no serious objections, I'll go ahead with that (and then
> > you'll need to update your listings). I'm also planning to provide a
> > nicer stylesheet/theme for the map page. If anyone wanted to help out
> > there (as I'm not much of an HTML style guru) that'd be much
> > appreciated.
> >
> > Cheers, Tom 
> >   
> Some links that don't work on the map:
> http://www.ubuntulocomaps.org/AlgorthmicControl/
> http://www.ubuntulocomaps.org/PsychoKlown/
> Thought you might like to know, they both return 404's

Thanks, that was a bug in how it parses wiki pages. If the launchpad
name is in Wiki style (such as these two above) then it wasn't parsing
it correctly (I'd missed one variable that needed to be updated from
irc_nick => lp_nick).

I've fixed the bug.

Cheers, Tom 

> Chris


Tom Haddon
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