General plugins (Local): Exploitation technical advices

local_technicalsignals
Maintained by Picture of Valery FremauxValery Fremaux
This small plugins provides a light way to display technical administration global advices to all users over the above the Moodle screen.

Exploitation technical advices 3.1.0 (Build 2015062400)

Release notes

Local Technical Signals

This simple plugins provides an easy mean to display service messages to all users without taking over the moodle screen.

Messages can be distributed to a complete MNET enabled network array activating data_transfer service (See VMoodle).

Message colors available are :

RED : Danger notice

ORANGE : Critical operations in progress

YELLOW : Non critical operation in progress

GREEN : Positive message

CYAN : Information notice

Versions

Original code reference is on http://github.com/vfremaux/moodle-local_technicalsignals

Branch : master for version 2.x > 2.2 (should work on 2.1)

No packaged version for 1.9

Install

Installs in the "local" standard customisation directory

How to make it work locally:

you just need to have in your curent theme an inclusion to

/local/technicalsignals/lib.php

and make a call to :

local_print_administrator_message();

Just after the "

" tag of your layout.

How to make it work in Moodle Network:

you need :

VMoodle block installed (for Data Exchange Mnet service)

$CFG->mainhostprefix being setup to a recognizable prefix of a mnet_host of your network with Data_Exchange services published.

You need (of course wink ) to subscribe to Data_Exchange service for this main peer.

Hook Sample :

<?php include_once $CFG->dirroot.'/local/technicalsignals/lib.php'; local_print_administrator_message() ?>
Moodle 3.1

Version information

Version build number
2015062400
Version release name
3.1.0 (Build 2015062400)
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
cc335b5bf14fc3e7847346dcadaa7df6
Supported software
Moodle 3.1
  • This is the latest release for Moodle 3.1

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL
VCS branch
MOODLE_31_STABLE

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type General plugins (Local)

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder in the "local" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation.