This is the documentation for the current development branch of the CometVisu. It is possible that some of the described features are not yet available in the current release.
Also there might be lots of errors in this documentation as some parts of the content have been translated by an online translation service.
The strftime plugin¶
This plugins integrates formated date and clock strings into based on strftime.
For a general understanding of how the configuration files are structured and what elements and attributes are it is recommended to read this section first: Pages and structure of CometVisu.
The behaviour and appearance of the strftime plugins can be influenced by using certain attributes and elements. The following tables show the allowed attributes and elements and their possible values. The screenshots show, how both can be edited in the editor.
Attributes underlined by ..... are mandatory, all the others are optional and be omitted.
Allowed attributes in the strftime-element¶
|strftime||lang||en, de or fr|
|class||string||Add this value to the CSS class so that it can be formated by a user provided style sheet.|
Allowed child-elements und their attributes¶
||colspan||decimal||Amount of coloumns this widget sould be wide.|
|colspan-m||decimal||Overrules the amount of coloumns on a medium screen.|
|colspan-s||decimal||Overrules the amount of coloumns on a small screen.|
|rowspan||decimal||Amount of rows this widget should be high.|
|x||string||Horizontal position of the widget for 2D pages.|
|x-s||string||Horizontal position of the widget for 2D pages on a small screen.|
|x-m||string||Horizontal position of the widget for 2D pages on a medium screen.|
|y||string||Vertical position of the widget for 2D pages.|
|y-s||string||Vertical position of the widget for 2D pages on a small screen.|
|y-m||string||Vertical position of the widget for 2D pages on a medium screen.|
|z||string||Reserved for future use.|
|width||string||Width for the widget for 2D pages.|
|width-s||string||Width for the widget for 2D pages on a small screen.|
|width-m||string||Width for the widget for 2D pages on a medium screen.|
|scale||true or false||Enable/Disable scaling layout values relative to backdrop on 2d pages (default: true).|
|scale-s||true or false||Enable/Disable scaling layout values relative to backdrop on 2d pages on a small screen (default: true).|
|scale-m||true or false||Enable/Disable scaling layout values relative to backdrop on 2d pages on a medium screen (default: true).|
It is possible to manually edit the visu_config.xml and add an entry for the strftime plugin.
Make sure that you only use UTF-8 encoded characters by settings the encoding in your XML-editor to UTF-8 mode!
|||The simple view might not show everything. To see all elements/attributes use the expert view.|