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Due to a discussion here in the forums, I was inspired to finally have a take on datetime fields and see if I couldn't get them to be searched a little more conveniently.

Here's a small module - still in alpha state, but I'd be happy to get some feedback - that allows searching for individual components of a date like year, month, day, hour or even day_of_week or day_of_year, and also returning them.

Github repo: DatetimeAdvanced

Current version: 0.0.5

Tested in: ProcessWire 2.8 + 3.0

Possible subfields:

  • day
  • month
  • year
  • hour
  • minute
  • second
  • day_of_week
  • day_of_year
  • week_of_year

Examples:

// Database search:
$pagelist = $pages->find("mydatefield.year=2016");

// Filtering PageArray in memory:
$maypages = $pagelist->filter("mydatefield.month=5");

// Back to our starting point:
$start = date('z');
$end = $start + 7;
$sevendays = $pages->find("mydatefield.day_of_year>=$start, mydatefield.day_of_year<$end");

// Nice side effect: subfields are now directly accessible
$blogentry = $pages->get('blog-entry-1');
echo $blogentry->title . "(" . $blogentry->publishdate->year . ")";

// New in 0.0.4: shorthand methods
echo $blogentry->publishdate->strftime("%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S") . PHP_EOL;
echo $blogentry->publishdate->date("Y-m-d H:i:s") . PHP_EOL;

ToDos for the future:

  • See if there's a possibility to specify ranges more conveniently
  • Check if this can perhaps wiggle its way into the PW core

Changes: example for direct subfield access and shorthand methods to strftime() and date() added.

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Just a short update: if MySQL (or the OS it's running on) and PHP are configured with different time zones, results will be wrong. You'll likely not notice anything off on local dev environments where everything is configured with the same time zone, but to prevent issues on deployment, MySQL needs to be made timezone-aware and PW's database connections need to tell MySQL which timezone to use for conversions, which should IMHO be done through a not-yet-existing $config property. That's why I've filed feature request #19.

I'm now holding my fingers crossed and waiting to hear if it gets considered. This will mean that, assuming it does, the module will require at least the PW version that gets the new $config property.

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@BitPoet, what do you think about changing from SQL timezone support being a strict requirement for installation to it being a strong suggestion?

My shared hosting server doesn't have timezone data but if I comment out the WireException in the install() method then things seem to work okay. The field values are saved with the correct date and time in the database and I can match pages as expected. Not sure if that means that the server's SQL and PHP are set to the same timezone (not sure how to test that).

The only issue I noticed is that with the "Default to today's date?" option selected in the field config the field shows an invalid date before a date has been entered:

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Would that be due to the missing timezone support?

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13 hours ago, Robin S said:

what do you think about changing from SQL timezone support being a strict requirement for installation to it being a strong suggestion?

I actually came to that conclusion too. The latest release outputs an error message but doesn't throw an exception anymore. There  are also instructions on the module config page how to set the correct offset through dbInitCommand in site/config.php so the global timezone in the MySQL server doesn't have to match that in PHP.

13 hours ago, Robin S said:

The only issue I noticed is that with the "Default to today's date?" option selected in the field config the field shows an invalid date before a date has been entered

I'm going to look into that one.

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16 hours ago, Robin S said:

The only issue I noticed is that with the "Default to today's date?" option selected in the field config the field shows an invalid date before a date has been entered

I couldn't replicate the issue here. Can you give some specifics about your setup (date/time output format, PHP version, PW version)?

Normally, DatetimeAdvanced should behave just like a regular Datetime field in that regard since it too delegates the formatting stuff to the WireDateTime class, but I might of course have missed some special cases.

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On 10/27/2018 at 12:03 PM, Robin S said:

The only issue I noticed is that with the "Default to today's date?" option selected in the field config the field shows an invalid date before a date has been entered

I could reproduce this locally too with DatetimeAdvanced v1.0.0, PW 3.0.115, PHP 7.1.

It seems that when a new page is created (after the first step of Add Page) the field gets a value of 0000-00-00 00:00:00 in the database. This gets converted to timestamp -62170025400 which then does not pass the conditional that sets the inputfield value to the current date/time.

In contrast, the core Datetime field does not set a value in the database until one is saved.

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DatetimeAdvanced:

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Datetime:

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This looks awesome! I was considering a similar advanced DateTime module that would store the UTC offset in addition to the timestamp, so in the UI you could select the date, time, and timezone. I might try this out and see if I can extend it for that purpose.

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On 11/9/2018 at 9:48 PM, gRegor said:

store the UTC offset in addition to the timestamp, so in the UI you could select the date, time, and timezone. I might try this out and see if I can extend it for that purpose.

I guess it should be doable by extending WireDT accordingly and implementing fitting getDatabaseSchema and savePageField/loadPageField methods as well as making sleepValue/wakeupValue with arrayish data instead of plain strings, a lot like the Events fieldtype but without the multiple value (EventsArray) stuff.

On 10/28/2018 at 4:05 AM, Robin S said:

I could reproduce this locally too with DatetimeAdvanced v1.0.0

Meanwhile reproduced and working on a solution. Should be ready in a few days at most.

Meanwhile, I haven't been completely lazy:

DatetimeAdvanced v1.0.3 supports custom subfields and works together with Lister's subfield selectors.

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@Robin S: since all good things take a while, I have committed a tentative fix for the "default to today" issue into the dev branch. Perhaps you could give it a spin and let me know if this works for you.

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@BitPoet, thanks for the update, but sorry to report the issue with "default to today" remains for me with new pages. I tested with the dev branch of the module.

Edit: I've just noticed that it doesn't make a difference if "default to today" is selected for the field - the issue occurs regardless. Not sure if this was always the case and I just failed to check this when I originally reported it.

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Database:

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@BitPoet, in case it helps, it seems that the relevant difference between a standard DateTime field and DateTimeAdvanced is that the standard field passes this test in Fieldtype.php for new pages...

// if the value is the same as the default, then remove the field from the database because it's redundant
if($value === $this->getBlankValue($page, $field)) return $this->deletePageField($page, $field); 

...but DateTimeAdvanced does not, resulting in an empty datetime value being stored in the DB.

 

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Hi, I just stumbled upon your module. Great idea!

Your obligatory settings string

$config->dbInitCommand = "SET NAMES '{charset}', time_zone = '+02:00' ";

is not considering summer time changes? Maybe this can be calculated from $config->timezone = 'Europe/Berlin' (or whatever), a setting which is there already in config?

Uninstalling the Advanced Datetime field  leaves Advanced Datetime Inputfield and Datetime Extensions installed. Is this intended?

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On 10/5/2019 at 11:13 AM, ceberlin said:

Maybe this can be calculated from $config->timezone = 'Europe/Berlin' (or whatever), a setting which is there already in config?

Good point. If PHP is configured correctly in that regard, you should be able to use date() to set it dynamically.

$config->dbInitCommand = "SET NAMES '{charset}', time_zone = '" . date('P') . "' ";

I think there was a reason why I didn't try to convert the configured timezone to an offset, but I need to check that.

On 10/5/2019 at 11:13 AM, ceberlin said:

Uninstalling the Advanced Datetime field  leaves Advanced Datetime Inputfield and Datetime Extensions installed. Is this intended?

Definitely not intended. That should be taken care of by the Modules class. Did you get any warning messages while uninstalling the module?

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On 10/6/2019 at 2:58 PM, BitPoet said:

I think there was a reason why I didn't try to convert the configured timezone to an offset, but I need to check that.

Did you get any warning messages while uninstalling the module?

1. Your manual setting could serve well as a fallback in case there is a problem with the calculation?

2. No warning message, as far as I remember.

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Quick question: will this module work as intended if you turn off output formatting? I really like the sub-selector functionality like date.year=2019, but won't need the subfields like $page->date->year since I use Carbon for date fields in my frontend. Or are these two dependant on each other in any way?

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2 hours ago, d'Hinnisdaël said:

Quick question: will this module work as intended if you turn off output formatting? I really like the sub-selector functionality like date.year=2019, but won't need the subfields like $page->date->year since I use Carbon for date fields in my frontend. Or are these two dependant on each other in any way?

I'm not familiar enough with Carbon to make a guess how well DateTimeAdvanced works with it. Generally, every operation/function call that expects a string should still work the same as with a regular Datetime field when output formatting is off, since my helper object has a ___toString() method that returns the unix timestamp.

If you just want to add database subfield selectors to your system and don't want to search arrays or plug in your own subfield patterns, you can use this stripped-down module:

<?php

/**
 * ## Enhanced Datetime Field
 *
 * Allows searching for individual components of datetime fields in
 * standard subfield syntax in the database.
 *
 * Note that this doesn't work for searching in PageArrays. For that,
 * use the DatetimeAdvanced Fieldtype instead.
 *
 * ## Possible subfields
 *
 * - day
 * - month
 * - year (4-digit)
 * - hour (0..23)
 * - minutes
 * - seconds
 * - day_of_week (0..6, 0 = Sunday)
 * - day_of_year (0..365)
 * - week_of_year (1..53)
 * - date (just the date part, yyyy-mm-dd)
 * - time (just the time part, hh:mm:ss)
 *
 * ## Example
 *
 * ```
 * $pagelist = $pages->find("mydatefield.year=2016");
 * ```
**/

class FieldtypeDatetimePlus extends FieldtypeDatetime implements Module, ConfigurableModule {
	public static function getModuleInfo() {
		return array(
			"title"			=>	"Datetime Plus",
			"summary"		=>	wire()->_("Datetime field with extended search syntax. Needs timezone support enabled in MySQL, see http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/time-zone-support.html for details."),
			"version"		=>	"0.0.1"
		);
	}

	protected static $_operators = array(
		"day"			=>	array("d", "d"),
		"month"			=>	array("c", "m"),
		"year"			=>	array("Y", "Y"),
		"hour"			=>	array("H", "H"),
		"minutes"		=>	array("i", "i"),
		"seconds"		=>	array("s", "s"),
		"day_of_week"	=>	array("w", "w"),
		"day_of_year"	=>	array("j", "z"),
		"week_of_year"	=>	array("v", "W"),
		"date"			=>	array("%Y-%m-%d", "Y-m-d"),
		"time"			=>	array("T", "H:i:s"),
	);

	/**
	 * Match a date/time value in the database, as used by PageFinder
	 *
	 */
	public function getMatchQuery($query, $table, $subfield, $operator, $value) {
		
		if($subfield != "data") {
			if(! $this->isAllowedSubfield($subfield)) {
				throw new WireException(sprintf($this->_("Unknown subfield name for datetime field: %s"), $subfield));
			}
			if($subfield == "date" || $subfield == "time") {
				$value = preg_replace('/[^0-9:-]/', '', $value);
			} else {
				$value = $this->sanitizer->int($value);
			}
			if($operator == "day_of_year") {
				$value += 1;
			}
			$database = $this->wire("database");
			if($database->isOperator($operator)) {
				$table = $database->escapeTable($table);
				$value = $database->escapeStr($value);
				$formatarg = self::$_operators[$subfield][0];
				$formatarg = preg_replace('/([a-zA-Z])/', '%$1', $formatarg);
				$query->where("DATE_FORMAT({$table}.data, '{$formatarg}'){$operator}'$value'");
			}
		} else {
			$value = (int) $this->_sanitizeValue($value); 
			if($value) $value = date('Y-m-d H:i:s', $value); 
				else $value = '';
			$database = $this->wire('database');
			if($database->isOperator($operator)) {
				$table = $database->escapeTable($table);
				$subfield = $database->escapeCol($subfield);
				$value = $database->escapeStr($value);
				$query->where("$table.{$subfield}{$operator}'$value'");
			}
		}
		return $query; 
	}

	
	public function isAllowedSubfield($subfield) {
		return array_key_exists($subfield, self::$_operators);
	}

	public function getInputfield(Page $page, Field $field) {
		$inputfield = $this->modules->get('InputfieldDatetime'); 
		$inputfield->class = $this->className();
		return $inputfield; 
	}

	/**
	 * Return array with information about what properties and operators can be used with this field.
	 * 
	 * #pw-group-finding
	 * 
	 * @param Field $field
	 * @param array $data Array of extra data, when/if needed
	 * @return array See `FieldSelectorInfo` class for details.
	 *
	 */
	public function ___getSelectorInfo(Field $field, array $data = array()) {
		if($data) {}
		$selectorInfo = $this->wire(new FieldSelectorInfo());
		$info = $selectorInfo->getSelectorInfo($field);
		
		foreach(array_keys(self::$_operators) as $op) {
			$info["subfields"][$op] = array(
				"name"	=> $op,
				"label" => $op,
				"operators" => $info["operators"],
				"input" => "text",
				"hint" => "",
				"options" => array()
			);
		}
		
		return $info;
	}

	public function ___getModuleConfigInputfields() {
		
		$ifs = new InputfieldWrapper();
		
		$cmd = $this->config->dbInitCommand;
		$off = date('O');
		$needUpdate = false;
		if(strlen($off) > 0) {
			if(preg_match('/time_zone/i', $cmd)) {
				$needUpdate = false;
				return $ifs;
			}
			// PHP returns +0200, MySQL wants +02:00
			$off = preg_replace('/(\d\d)$/', ':$1', $off);
			// Append timezone set statement
			$cmd .= sprintf(", time_zone = '%s' ", $off);
		}
		
		$f = $this->modules->get("InputfieldMarkup");
		$f->label = $this->_("Enable timezone support in MySQL");
		$f->description = $this->_("For datetime plus database selectors to be reliable, PHP and MySQL need to add/subtract the same offsets for datetime and timestamp values.") .
			" " .
			$this->_("To accomplish that, the timezone setting in MySQL needs to be set to the same value as in PHP.") .
			" " .
			$this->_("Copy the following line to site/config.php:")
		;

		$f->attr(
			'value',
			"<code>" .
			"\$config->dbInitCommand = \"$cmd\";" .
			"</code>"
		);
		$f->notes = $this->_("Important: timezone data must be loaded in MySQL! See [this link](http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/time-zone-support.html) for details.");
		
		$ifs->append($f);
		
		return $ifs;
		
	}
	
}

 

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Thanks for taking the time and splitting this up ☃️ Much appreciated. I'll try this out with my next project where it'll come in really handy.

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First, thanks for your effort making this extension!

Environment: DatetimeAdvanced v1.0.4, PW 3.0.148, PHP 7.4.6, mysql 5.7., Timezone ist set.

While accessing subfields as selectors within a $pages-find() works fine, i am having trouble using subfields within PageArray results. Definitely i miss something here. Maybe i should stop working for today, but meanwhile someone maybe have a hint what i am doing wrong...

Thx, Olaf

<?php 

foreach($results as $result) {

	// Directly access gives me "Notice: Trying to get property 'year' of non-object"
	echo $result->programm_date_advanced->year;
	
	// strftime shorthand gives me "Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to a member function strftime() on string"
	echo $result->programm_date_advanced->strftime('%Y');

	// Using strftime plain gives me "Notice: A non well formed numeric value encountered"
	echo strftime('%Y', $result->programm_date_advanced);

	// Using strftime unformatted gives me "Warning: strftime() expects parameter 2 to be int, object given"
	echo strftime('%Y', $result->getUnformatted('programm_date_advanced'));

	// Plain output is o.k.
	echo $result->programm_date_advanced; // e.g. 10.07.2020

}
?>

 

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17 hours ago, olafgleba said:

While accessing subfields as selectors within a $pages-find() works fine, i am having trouble using subfields within PageArray results. Definitely i miss something here. Maybe i should stop working for today, but meanwhile someone maybe have a hint what i am doing wrong...

I'm not really familiar with this module, but it looks like the formatted output will indeed be a single date. Have you tried $result->getUnformatted('programm_date_advanced') to get the unformatted version?

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1 hour ago, teppo said:

Have you tried $result->getUnformatted('programm_date_advanced') to get the unformatted version?

That gives me the expected result (just like the output of a field with the default `datetime` Fieldtype).

echo $return->getUnformatted('programm_date_advanced') // e.g. `1562233140`

 

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Hi,

This module does not appear to be compatible with the latest master. Seems the refactoring of InputfieldDatetime since 3.0.148 is the culprit.

Failed to construct module: \InputfieldDatetimeAdvanced - Method InputfieldDatetimeAdvanced::getInputFormats does not exist or is not callable in this context

I added getInputFormats() from a previous version of InputfieldDatetime and that appears to have fixed it:

<?php

	/**
	 * Get the input format string for the user's language
	 *
	 * thanks to @oliverwehn (#1463)
	 *
	 * @param bool $getString Specify true to get a format string rather than an array
	 * @return array|string of dateInputFormat timeInputFormat
	 *
	 */
	protected function getInputFormats($getString = false) {

		$inputFormats = array();
		$language = $this->wire('user')->language;
		$useLanguages = $this->wire('languages') && $language && !$language->isDefault();

		foreach(array('date', 'time') as $type) {

			$inputFormat = '';

			if($useLanguages) {
				$inputFormat = trim($this->getSetting("{$type}InputFormat{$language->id}"));
			}

			if(!strlen($inputFormat)) {
				// fallback to default language
				$inputFormat = $this->get("{$type}InputFormat");
			}

			$inputFormats[] = $inputFormat;
		}

		if($getString) return trim(implode(' ', $inputFormats));

		return $inputFormats;
	}

Cheers,

Chris

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Am I right to say that your example

$start = date('z');
$end = $start + 7;
$sevendays = $pages->find("mydatefield.day_of_year>=$start, mydatefield.day_of_year<$end");

doesn't work, if $start is within the last week of December? It won't find pages for January, since day_of_year starts with 1 again.

My SQL solution for this would be something like

select * from my_table where (DAYOFYEAR(my_date)+366 - DAYOFYEAR(CURDATE())) % 366 < 7

Is there an equivalent PW query solution for this?

Thanks, Florian

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      $pages->addHookAfter('saveReady', function(HookEvent $event) { $page = $event->arguments(0); if($page->template == 'my_template') { $page->custom_path = "/some-custom/path-segments/$page->name/"; } }); 2. The Custom Paths module adds a new Page::realPath method/property that can be used to get the "real" ProcessWire path to a page that might have a custom path set. In this example the custom path for news items is derived from the real ProcessWire path but a parent named "news-items" is removed:
      $pages->addHookAfter('saveReady', function(HookEvent $event) { $page = $event->arguments(0); if($page->template == 'news_item') { $page->custom_path = str_replace('/news-items/', '/', $page->realPath); } }); Caveats
      The custom paths will be used automatically for links created in CKEditor fields, but if you have the "link abstraction" option enabled for CKEditor fields (Details > Markup/HTML (Content Type) > HTML Options) then you will see notices from MarkupQA warning you that it is unable to resolve the links.
      Installation
      Install the Custom Paths module.
      Uninstallation
      The custom_path field is not automatically deleted when the module is uninstalled. You can delete it manually if the field is no longer needed.
       
      https://github.com/Toutouwai/CustomPaths
      https://modules.processwire.com/modules/custom-paths/
    • By teppo
      Hey folks!
      I'm happy to finally introduce a project I've been working on for quite a while now: it's called Wireframe, and it is an output framework for ProcessWire.
      Note that I'm posting this in the module development area, maily because this project is still in rather early stage. I've built a couple of sites with it myself, and parts of the codebase have been powering some pretty big and complex sites for many years now, but this should still be considered a soft launch 🙂
      --
      Long story short, Wireframe is a module that provides the "backbone" for building sites (and apps) with ProcessWire using an MVC (or perhaps MVVM... one of those three or four letter acronyms anyway) inspired methodology. You could say that it's an output strategy, but I prefer the term "output framework", since in my mind the word "strategy" means something less tangible. A way of doing things, rather than a tool that actually does things.
      Wireframe (the module) provides a basic implementation for some familiar MVC concepts, such as Controllers and a View layer – the latter of which consists of layouts, partials, and template-specific views. There's no "model" layer, since in this context ProcessWire is the model. As a module Wireframe is actually quite simple – not even nearly the biggest one I've built – but there's still quite a bit of stuff to "get", so I've put together a demo & documentation site for it at https://wireframe-framework.com/.
      In addition to the core module, I'm also working on a couple of site profiles based on it. My current idea is actually to keep the module very light-weight, and implement most of the "opinionated" stuff in site profiles and/or companion modules. For an example MarkupMenu (which I released a while ago) was developed as one of those "companion modules" when I needed a menu module to use on the site profiles.
      Currently there are two public site profiles based on Wireframe:
      site-wireframe-docs is the demo&docs site mentioned above, just with placeholder content replaced with placeholder content. It's not a particularly complex site, but I believe it's still a pretty nice way to dig into the Wireframe module. site-wireframe-boilerplate is a boilerplate (or starter) site profile based on the docs site. This is still very much a work in progress, but essentially I'm trying to build a flexible yet full-featured starter profile you can just grab and start building upon. There will be a proper build process for resources, it will include most of the basic features one tends to need from site to site, etc. --
      Requirements and getting started:
      Wireframe can be installed just like any ProcessWire module. Just clone or download it to your site/modules/ directory and install. It doesn't, though, do a whole lot of stuff on itself – please check out the documentation site for a step-by-step guide on setting up the directory structure, adding the "bootstrap file", etc. You may find it easier to install one of the site profiles mentioned above, but note that this process involves the use of Composer. In the case of the site profiles you can install ProcessWire as usual and download or clone the site profile directory into your setup, but after that you should run "composer install" to get all the dependencies – including the Wireframe module – in place. Hard requirements for Wireframe are ProcessWire 3.0.112 and PHP 7.1+. The codebase is authored with current PHP versions in mind, and while running it on 7.0 may be possible, anything below that definitely won't work. A feature I added just today to the Wireframe module is that in case ProcessWire has write access to your site/templates/ directory, you can use the module settings screen to create the expected directories automatically. Currently that's all, and the module won't – for an example – create Controllers or layouts for you, so you should check out the site profiles for examples on these. (I'm probably going to include some additional helper features in the near future.)
      --
      This project is loosely based on an earlier project called pw-mvc, i.e. the main concepts (such as Controllers and the View layer) are very similar. That being said, Wireframe is a major upgrade in terms of both functionality and architecture: namespaces and autoloader support are now baked in, the codebase requires PHP 7, Controllers are classes extending \Wireframe\Controller (instead of regular "flat" PHP files), implementation based on a module instead of a collection of drop-in files, etc.
      While Wireframe is indeed still in a relatively early stage (0.3.0 was launched today, in case version numbers matter) for the most part I'm happy with the way it works, and likely won't change it too drastically anytime soon – so feel free to give it a try, and if you do, please let me know how it went. I will continue building upon this project, and I am also constantly working on various side projects, such as the site profiles and a few unannounced helper modules.
      I should probably add that while Wireframe is not hard to use, it is more geared towards those interested in "software development" type methodology. With future updates to the module, the site profiles, and the docs I hope to lower the learning curve, but certain level of "developer focus" will remain. Although of course the optimal outcome would be if I could use this project to lure more folks towards that end of the spectrum... 🙂
      --
      Please let me know what you think – and thanks in advance!
    • By tcnet
      PageViewStatistic for ProcessWire is a module to log page visits of the CMS. The records including some basic information like IP-address, browser, operating system, requested page and originate page. Please note that this module doesn't claim to be the best or most accurate.
      Advantages
      One of the biggest advantage is that this module doesn't require any external service like Google Analytics or similar. You don't have to modify your templates either. There is also no JavaScript or image required.
      Disadvantages
      There is only one disadvantage. This module doesn't record visits if the browser loads the page from its browser cache. To prevent the browser from loading the page from its cache, add the following meta tags to the header of your page:
      <meta http-equiv="Cache-Control" content="no-cache, no-store, must-revalidate" /> <meta http-equiv="Pragma" content="no-cache" /> <meta http-equiv="Expires" content="0" /> How to use
      The records can be accessed via the Setup-menu of the CMS backend. The first dropdown control changes the view mode. There are 4 different view modes.
      View mode "Day" shows all visits of the selected day individually with IP-address, browser, operating system, requested page and originate page. Click the update button to see new added records. View mode "Month" shows the total of all visitors per day from the first to the last day of the selected month. View mode "Year" shows the total of all visitors per month from the first to the last month of the selected year. View mode "Total" shows the total of all visitors per year for all recorded years. Please note that multiple visits from the same IP address within the selected period are counted as a single visitor.
      Settings
      You can access the module settings by clicking the Configuration button at the bottom of the records page. The settings page is also available in the menu: Modules->Configure->ProcessPageViewStat.
      IP2Location
      This module uses the IP2Location database from: http://www.ip2location.com. This database is required to obtain the country from the IP address. IP2Location updates this database at the begin of every month. The settings of ProcessPageViewStat offers the ability to automatically download the database monthly. Please note, that automatically download will not work if your webspace doesn't allow allow_url_fopen.
      Dragscroll
      This module uses DragScroll. A JavaScript available from: http://github.com/asvd/dragscroll. Dragscroll adds the ability in view mode "Day" to drag the records horizontally with the mouse pointer.
      parseUserAgentStringClass
      This module uses the PHP class parseUserAgentStringClass available from: http://www.toms-world.org/blog/parseuseragentstring/. This class is required to filter out the browser type and operating system from the server request.
      Special Feature
      PageViewStatistic for ProcessWire can record the time a visitor viewed the page. This feature is deactivated by default. To activate open the module configuration page and activate "Record view time". If activated you will find a new column "S." in the records which means the time of view in seconds. With every page request, a Javascript code is inserted directly after the <body> tag. Every time the visitor switches to another tab or closes the tab, this script reports the number of seconds the tab was visible. The initial page request is recorded only as a hyphen (-).
       
    • By MoritzLost
      This module allows you to integrate hCaptcha bot / spam protection into ProcessWire forms. hCaptcha is a great alternative to Google ReCaptcha, especially if you are in the EU and need to comply with privacy regulations.

      The development of this module is sponsored by schwarzdesign.
      The module is built as an Inputfield, allowing you to integrate it into any ProcessWire form you want. It's primarily intended for frontend forms and can be added to Form Builder forms for automatic spam protection. There's a step-by-step guide for adding the hCaptcha widget to Form Builder forms in the README, as well as instructions for API usage.
      Features
      Inputfield that displays an hCaptcha widget in ProcessWire forms. The inputfield verifies the hCaptcha response upon submission, and adds a field error if it is invalid. All hCaptcha configuration options for the widget (theme, display size etc) can be changed through the inputfield configuration, as well as programmatically. hCaptcha script options can be changed through a hook. Error messages can be translated through ProcessWire's site translations. hCaptcha secret keys and site-keys can be set for each individual inputfield or globally in your config.php. Error codes and failures are logged to help you find configuration errors. Please check the README for setup instructions.
      Links
      Github Repository and documentation InputfieldHCaptcha in the module directory Screenshots (configuration)

      Screenshots (hCaptcha widget)

       
       

       
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