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Integrates jQuery Watermark for z3c.form on Plone.

Project Description

jQuery Placeholder

Integrates jQuery Watermark for z3c.form on Plone by

  1. registering jquery.watermark’s JavaScript and CSS
  2. introducing ‘’placeholder’‘-directive to be used in schemas
  3. registering value adapter to for annotated placeholder value
  4. registering custom JavaScript to initialize watermarks

I wonder, if this product should’ve been named ‘’formwidget’‘-something…

Example of Use

from zope import schema

from plone.directives import form

from jyu.z3cform.placeholder.directives import placeholder

from zope.i18nmessageid import MessageFactory as ZopeMessageFactory
_ = ZopeMessageFactory("my.domain")

class MyForm(form.Schema):
    """An example form
    """
    placeholder(subject=_u("Type something here.."))
    subject = schema.TextLine(
      title=_(u"Subject"),
      description=_("Subject of this submission"),
      required=True,
      )

Overlay Support

When you register custom form overlays in your custom JavaScript, you’d like to include placeholder support in your JavaScript like:

$(document).ready(function() {
  $($('#my-form-link').prepOverlay({
    subtype: 'ajax',
    cssclass: 'content',
    formSelector: 'form',
    width: '40em',
  }).attr("rel")).bind("onLoad", function() {
    $(this).find("form .field").placeholder_z3cform();
  });
});

Changelog

1.0b3 - 2011-02-23

  • Disabled textarea placeholder due to problems with TinyMCE’s textarea.

1.0b2 - 2011-01-25

  • Replaced $ global with jQuery, because KSS’ effects-plugin steals $ on IE.

1.0b1 - 2010-12-15

  • Initial release
Release History

Release History

This version
History Node

1.0b3

History Node

1.0b2

History Node

1.0b1

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