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[DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Sun Jul 15, 2012 12:31 pm
by trigger_error
jQ User Map api3

MOD-Title: jQ User Map api3
MOD-Version: 0.0.3
MOD-Author: 4seven / BNa /trigger_error

Request topic: http://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopi ... #p13078463

Credits: Googlecode for googlemap/geocode from their fantastic api 3

phpBB-Version: phpBB 3.0.x
phpBB-Languages: en
phpBB-Styles: prosilver

MOD-Description: This Mod adds a User Map to your forum

Features:
- jQ User Map, based on Google Map api v3 with Streetview
- Clear Mod Design without bells and whistles
- Uses native phpbb3 CPFs to setup (Location/Location Description)
- Full address mode with several possibilitys:
- zip(if unique or/and specific), land, state, town, street (each mixed or alone)
- Map user list > 'Jump to User' (zooming+centering location)
- V3 cluster engine mentioned here by javiexin with adjustable grid sensitivity
- Clustering user, who lives near, instead of x markers
- Rightclick on marker opens link to user profile
- Optional weather / clouds overlay
- Changeable geocode provider
- User online/offline status
- Slim js engine /~ 6 sql requests
- Location failure prevent
- Works with jQ User Weather
- xhtml 1.0 strict valid
- Easy install

Planned:
- ?

Changes in v.0.0.2
  • adding "smooth moving" by changing location on userlist ('Jump to User') by click,
    if clicked location resides in current map view.
  • switchable overlay section: weather, clouds.
  • adding 'marker-feedback' by mouseover on userlist ('Jump to User') (scroll over list)
    requested by PatrickS3.
Changes in v.0.0.3
  • fixing sql error caused by unneeded geocode requests
  • new error-prevent and request-sparing to prevent blacklisting
  • alternativ geocode provider as failover
Viewtopic Addon: http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... t=109#p324

Marker Adjust Addition: http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... t=109#p347

Center init map: (default: admin location)
http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... p=364#p364

Load custom profile fields / Addition I v.0.0.3
http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... t=109#p459

MOD-Demo:
http://www.4seven.de/forum/1/index.php

Link in overall header Image User Map

test account: http://www.4seven.de/forum/1/memberlist ... ofile&u=53
un: tester / pw: tester (ucp > profile, setup 'User Map Location' and watch 'User Map' after that)

Also feel free to register and fill the dev map with life.

Download: v.0.0.1 http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... ?f=3&t=109
Download: v.0.0.2 http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... ?f=3&t=109
Download: v.0.0.3 http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... ?f=3&t=109

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Note: You must add the named custom profile fields before mod install

Basic Instruction: http://www.4seven.de/forum/6test/viewto ... p=282#p282

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2012 2:44 pm
by trigger_error

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Thu Jul 19, 2012 9:58 pm
by edu81
Release date for 0.0.4?

thanks.

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 2:46 pm
by trigger_error
No timeline so far. The function is in internal [beta] stage yet.

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 11:09 pm
by trigger_error
First demo of registration location check | http://www.4seven.de/forum/1/ucp.php?mode=register | Feel free to check it out. Failure message comes, if something is wrong. If all is proper a map preview appears. All this stuff work without site reload. 4seven means this would be good in ucp and acp also. We will see.

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Fri Jul 20, 2012 11:32 pm
by Volksdevil
Awesome work Trigger and also 4_seven (I will thank him on his forum). Just having the chance to add 'location' upon registration is good enough, but to also have the preview is superb!

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 9:59 pm
by trigger_error
thanks. the last thing left is to secure the abuse of the module ;)

edit: We build a cookie based "anti flooding geoprovider module". Each user, who want to reg, can click [Check location] 5 times. If no proper location is set, the reg is pleased to set it up in ucp. Even if the reg delete all cookies, he/she is blacklisted for a settable time (default 20 min.). Without accepting cookies, it is not possible to use the pre check. The demo from some posts above is updated.

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Tue Jul 31, 2012 1:49 pm
by edu81
location check, good feature!, I am waiting for the new release.

Thank you guys.

Re: [DEV] jQ User Map api3 v.0.0.3

Posted: Thu Aug 16, 2012 4:00 pm
by Marc
This topic has been marked as [ABD] - Abandoned as the mod author has not been active recently. If the MOD author wishes to continue development, please PM anyone on the MOD Team to request this topic be unlocked.

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