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Re: Developing interactive mockups for new features


On 23 November 2011 16:01, Robert Collins <robert.collins@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> So the lowest barrier to entry for 'looks like LP but really
> different' that I can think of is 'ec2 demo' in the LP tree: this will
> get you something with all the style and templates etc, which you can
> have put plain ol html and js stuff on top of to do
> whatever-crazy-you-want. 2 lines of ZCML and you have a fresh view, no
> DB persistence needed - and you can do such persistence if you want.
> prototypes is one of the prime use cases for 'ec2 demo', which is
> unfortunately bitrotten, but thats easily fixed.

What's broken?

It does still start up.

It's not all you could want though.

Getting rid of the per-app subdomains would make this smoother, for
one thing - it could just as the default vhost and then not require
editing /etc/hosts to poke at it...


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