[dokuwiki] Re: Entering table data - any 'helpers' available?

  • From: Michael Hamann <michael@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: dokuwiki@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2011 18:10:18 +0200


On Fri, Oct 14, 2011 at 5:00 PM, Chris G <cl@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> However the editor doesn't offer any help when entering tables so it can
> get quite laborious and messy when creating big tables.  Are there any
> plans to add ways of, for example, entering some sort of TAB to allow
> aligning of the ^ and | characters in tables to make them more readable
> when entering data?  ... or are there any plugins which might help that
> I've missed?

Tab handling is difficult as a) one tab might no be enough and b) if
you modify the behavior of the tab key, the user interface becomes
less usable for those using the keyboard. Are you aware of the
edittable plugin [0] - or are you looking for something different?


[0] http://www.dokuwiki.org/plugin:edittable
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