Some possible Drupal 7
“Filter list” in long admin lists
• Administer > By Task
• Administer > By
Filter list: by category: by keyword:
Core – optional
• Filters: “Show only
Core - Required
• Actions: “Enable all
Enabled by Fields-in -
“Inbox” of pending admin-related
• Scenario: you install a new module, and then ask
yourself “what’s next?”
– some sort of API where modules can write out structured tasks
the admin must/should/could do for new module.
– Admins are shown those messages in a block, receive a mail, or
navigate to Admin/logs/?? to see them
• Sometimes real-world Drupal • Proposal:
tasks require a complex series of wizard.module
steps. Modules would define a
o Modules: get complex task as a series of
module, activate, configure, set up
user role, assign permissions to
role, assign users role… “Steps” are mainly the user
o Content creation: create content filling and submitting existing
Drupal admin forms.
type, then add CCK field 1, then
add CCK field 2, then add Wizard UI module would guide
workflow… users through steps.
o Theme selection: download Steps could be required or
theme, activate theme, configure optional.
theme, configure block placement Could have “reasonable
in new theme, … defaults”
Like names for new
roles, content types, etc.