[RFC|Merged] notification box

These requests for comments/change have lead to an implemented feature that has been successfully merged into the 3.1/Ascraeus branch. Everything listed in this forum will be available in phpBB 3.1.
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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by EXreaction » Thu Oct 03, 2013 1:49 am

It's a board configuration option. By default, notifications older than 30 days are automatically deleted if they are read.

This is done for performance reasons; the more data that's in the table the slower the queries are going to be for everyone. We are going to want some sort of cleanup process being done for most boards I think, however we don't have benchmark data to tell us what the speed differences are going to be at what total number of notifications. If someone would like to try and do some benchmarks of query times at varying levels of the number of total notifications on the board that would help us make a better decision as to if we can make the default cleanup period longer (and then of course it is up to administrators to choose for their own boards).

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Post by keith10456 » Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:12 pm

EXreaction wrote:It's a board configuration option. By default, notifications older than 30 days are automatically deleted if they are read.

This is done for performance reasons; the more data that's in the table the slower the queries are going to be for everyone. We are going to want some sort of cleanup process being done for most boards I think, however we don't have benchmark data to tell us what the speed differences are going to be at what total number of notifications. If someone would like to try and do some benchmarks of query times at varying levels of the number of total notifications on the board that would help us make a better decision as to if we can make the default cleanup period longer (and then of course it is up to administrators to choose for their own boards).
I believe this is a good way of going about it...

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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by NORDLANDVOLK » Sun Oct 13, 2013 10:55 am

how to replace text ( [0 Notifications] ) with image ?
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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by VSE » Sun Oct 13, 2013 10:33 pm

This was my suggestion/mockup.. It should be easy to change it to this... Just need the opinions of the dev team members...
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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by EXreaction » Mon Oct 14, 2013 1:41 pm

That looks good to me

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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by NORDLANDVOLK » Mon Oct 14, 2013 3:03 pm

is not ok to made functions around prosilver theme, if i made a new theme but not the same navigation?
lets say cos i want to look like this my new style:

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so put 3 variabile one for count ,one for text and one for image, becouse is not space to call all and i need space.

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So is more technical problem when you will try to made a new style cos in prosilver has a lot of space.
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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by Arty » Mon Oct 14, 2013 6:44 pm

VSE+ wrote:This was my suggestion/mockup.. It should be easy to change it to this... Just need the opinions of the dev team members...
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I like that a lot!

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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by prototech » Mon Oct 14, 2013 6:52 pm

NORDLANDVOLK wrote:is not ok to made functions around prosilver theme, if i made a new theme but not the same navigation?
lets say cos i want to look like this my new style:
The design that you've proposed can be implemented in your own style with no difficulty as the unread count is available as a separate variable.

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Post by Meis2M » Mon Oct 14, 2013 7:11 pm

VSE+ wrote:This was my suggestion/mockup.. It should be easy to change it to this... Just need the opinions of the dev team members...
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+1 very good idea

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Re: [RFC|Merged] notification box

Post by imkingdavid » Mon Oct 14, 2013 8:05 pm

VSE+ the icon looks nice.
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