[ckan-dev] CKAN Extension Examples
rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Wed Apr 18 13:02:14 BST 2012
On 18 April 2012 11:42, Toby Dacre <toby.okfn at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 18 April 2012 11:35, Sean Hammond <sean.hammond at okfn.org> wrote:
>> > Any examples of these extensions that we can show on this page?
>> > http://ckan.org/features/extend/
>> 1. Admin dashboard extension.
>> I don't what this is. Anyone?
This was merged into core in v1.6 (Where
>> 2.Google Analytics extension.
>> The code is here:
I thought we have blogged about this in the past but may be wrong.
Major upgrade of it about to be released (and parts of it have been
merged to core).
>> and apparently it's installed on thedatahub:
> this has been updated to show counts which needs a few more tweaks to
> integrate with the package_dict stuff before release into the wild
>> 3. QA Extension
>> This extension provides the 'five stars of opennness' stars next to
>> datasets (the number of stars for a dataset is calculated based on the
>> openness of its resources). You can see it next to Quality on dataset
>> pages like this one:
>> It also gives you a Quality Assurance dashboard for seeing overviews of
>> dataset openness ratings and of broken links:
>> More info here:
>> and here:
There's also the existing blog post :-)
>> 4. Data preview and visualisations
This is no longer an extension but has been merged to core since v1.6.
It should not be in extensions stuff.
>> You can see these under Preview if you visit the page for a resource
>> (not the page for a dataset, datasets contain resources, so you have to
>> go to a dataset's page and then click-through to one if its resources),
>> Although I'm currently getting an error: Request Error: Backend did not
>> respond after 5 seconds.
Aside: There was a kernel issue on the data api server earlier today
that is now fixed.
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