Boost Campus

Themes ::: theme_boost_campus
Maintained by Ulm University, Kathrin Osswald, Alexander Bias
Moodle Boost child theme which is intended to meet the needs of university campuses and adds several features and improvements.

Boost Campus v3.3-r4

Moodle 3.3
Released: Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 8:07 PM



Release v3.3-r4

Release v3.3-r3

  • 2018-02-07 - Fixed structure of image area to prevent applying the link hover style.
  • 2018-02-05 - Improvements to feature 'Show hint in hidden courses'.
  • 2018-02-05 - Improvement site name color in dark navbar style with uploaded logo.

Release v3.3-r2

  • 2018-01-31 - Improved design of "Switched role to" infobox.
  • 2018-01-30 - Added CSS rules for .fa-pull-left/right because of a core bug (MDL-61319)
  • 2018-01-29 - Setting to show a hint in hidden courses.

Release v3.3-r1

  • 2017-12-05 - Deleted availability improvements because Boost uses labels now.
  • 2017-12-05 - Changed SCSS rules due to changed navbar icon structure.
  • 2017-12-05 - Removed Font Awesome integration because it is now provided by core.
  • 2017-12-05 - Replaced the settings_link_page.mustache.original with the updated core version.
  • 2017-12-05 - Synchronized loginform.mustache with core changes.
  • 2017-12-05 - Synchronized overwritten core_renderer function favicon() with core changes.
  • 2017-12-05 - Improved design of in course settings slightly.
  • 2018-01-16 - Prepare compatibility for Moodle 3.3, no functionality change.

Release v3.2-r7

  • 2018-01-15 - Setting to be able to remove the footer on the login page.
  • 2018-01-15 - Fixed bug for setting incoursesettingsswitchedrole without showsettingsincourse enabled.
  • 2018-01-12 - Fixed bug for the frontpage settings.
  • 2018-01-12 - Fixed bug for the profile editing button in admin view.
  • 2018-01-11 - Fixed bug in the hierarchical displaying of lists within the course.
  • 2017-12-05 - Added Workaround to travis.yml for fixing Behat tests with TravisCI.

Release v3.2-r6

  • 2017-11-17 - Extended the behaviour of the setting "showsettingsincourse" to respect activities and resources menus, too. Please check this setting due to the new scope.
  • 2017-11-09 - Replaced the settings icon with a edit profile button on the profile page.
  • 2017-11-07 - Updated travis.yml to use newer node version for fixing TravisCI error.
  • 2017-10-17 - Minor change in SCSS to fit the borders of the current section in the periods format into the section.

Release v3.2-r5

  • 2017-10-16 - Improved catching shortcuts feature again to prevent catching when editable content is focused.

Release v3.2-r4

  • 2017-09-25 - Improved catching shortcuts feature to prevent the catching when form elements are focused.
  • 2017-09-22 - Check if user is logged in before showing the switched role information box.

Release v3.2-r3

  • 2017-09-19 - Changed naming of the former badgearea setting to imagearea to prevent mixing up with Moodle badges.
  • 2017-09-15 - Improving displaying of calendar block events popup panel.

Release v3.2-r2

  • 2017-09-12 - Making code checkers happy.

Release v3.2-r1

  • 2017-09-01 - Setting to move the 'Switch role to...' menu item to the course settings.
  • 2017-08-28 - Expose navigation node properties in the boost flat navigation (Backport of MDL-59425).
  • 2017-08-10 - Setting to be able to place the course context menu within the course beneath the page header.
  • 2017-07-14 - Setting to place the link to the homepage always on top of the nav drawer.
  • 2017-07-14 - Minor change to use bootstrap z-index variable for the maintenance warning.
  • 2017-07-12 - Made changes from 2017-22-05 'Adding additional classes to list group items' undone because it won't be integrated into Moodle core.
  • 2017-07-06 - Improved "Back to top": Javascript and icon.
  • 2017-07-04 - Settings to be able to catch specific shortcuts to redefine the scrolling to bottom event.
  • 2017-07-04 - Added modification hints to overridden layout files.
  • 2017-07-04 - Fix CSS selector for the footer separator lines.
  • 2017-07-03 - Minor improvements to the availability info for activities and resources.
  • 2017-06-28 - Add Travis CI support
  • 2017-06-14 - Improved settings pages and language file and adjusted
  • 2017-06-13 - Changed the repeat attribute to the background images of the login page.
  • 2017-06-08 - Corrected some wrong sub heading weighting in the
  • 2017-06-04 - Settings to be able to add additional regions beneath the page footer.
  • 2017-05-22 - Added some section separator lines to the footer.
  • 2017-05-22 - Adding the possibility to give additional classes to the list group items of the flat navigation.
  • 2017-05-16 - Changed naming and reference of mustache template that renders the login form.
  • 2017-05-05 - Improve
  • 2017-05-04 - Setting to select dark page navigation bar design.
  • 2017-04-25 - Improved design of maintenance warning to be more visible.
  • 2017-04-10 - Settings to choose own colors for the variables brand-info, brand-warning, brand-success and brand-danger.
  • 2017-04-07 - Added statement "@if variable-exists" to all setting variables processed to SCSS. See MDL-58376.
  • 2017-04-06 - Improved course design for better optical experience.
  • 2017-03-31 - Improved SCSS code for fixing flat navigation displaying bug when using different course formats.
  • 2017-03-30 - Setting to be able to add a default Font Awesome icon in front of the block title.
  • 2017-03-29 - Setting to be able to hide Moodle's default links in the footer.
  • 2017-03-27 - Setting to be able to upload own font files.
  • 2017-03-23 - Improved fonts on category overview page.
  • 2017-03-21 - Improved design of mailto and broken links.
  • 2017-03-21 - Setting to change position and style of the login form to work out with a greater variety of background images.
  • 2017-03-21 - Update to change 2017-03-09: Added setting to be able to decide if the additional edit on / off button should be placed.
  • 2017-03-17 - Added back to top button with smooth scrolling.
  • 2017-03-15 - Setting to choose if switched role information should be displayed beneath course header.
  • 2017-03-14 - Setting to add multiple background images for the login page that will be picked randomly and delivered when the user visits the login page.
  • 2017-03-13 - Setting to be able to upload a favicon.
  • 2017-03-10 - Setting to be able to display the title for the first course section (section 0) again.
  • 2017-03-09 - Placed course edit on / off button in the course header again like it was displayed before theme_boost.
  • 2017-03-08 - Course settings icon will now be displayed on all sites that display the course header.
  • 2017-03-06 - Changed flat navigation nav-drawer menu code to make all items structured uniformly and improve the layout of the menu.
  • 2017-03-02 - Added Font Awesome
  • 2017-02-04 - Setting to be able to add blocks to the footer and set a one up to three columns layout in the footer
  • 2017-02-22 - Initial creation of a Boost child theme

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Supported software
Moodle 3.3
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.3

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