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Scrolling the RSS feed widget?


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Jacknife

Community Member, 16 Posts

2 June 2009 at 3:28am

Edited: 02/06/2009 3:29am

Hi all,

Does anyone know if it is possible to have the RSS Feed widget scroll up? My client wants it this way.

www.yellowbrickroadconsulting.co.uk is the site (top of right hand column)

Cheers

:D

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PGiessler

Community Member, 47 Posts

2 June 2009 at 8:04pm

Hi, Jacknife

you only have to change the css-file, which refers to the widget. Or you have to set a "div class" into the widget .ss file.

overflow: scroll;

Bes tregards,

Pascal

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Jacknife

Community Member, 16 Posts

2 June 2009 at 8:19pm

No I meant to scroll as in a news ticker type scroll i.e automatically. Sorry not clear in original post :(

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PGiessler

Community Member, 47 Posts

2 June 2009 at 8:53pm

Hi,

on my opinion it is possible to edit the RSS-Widget. But I have to look into the source code, then I can help you better. When is your deadline for your modification? Because I don't knwo, when I've time to look into the source code.

Pascal

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Jacknife

Community Member, 16 Posts

2 June 2009 at 8:55pm

Pascal,

There is not a strict deadline, but I would like to get it done as soon as possible as this is the last bit to do on the site. :)

Cheers for the help.

:D

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PGiessler

Community Member, 47 Posts

2 June 2009 at 9:00pm

Hi,

can you give the link for the RSS-Feed Widget? Then I can download this.

Many thanks,

Pascal

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Jacknife

Community Member, 16 Posts

2 June 2009 at 9:02pm

It is part of the Blog Module.

http://www.silverstripe.org/blog-module/
:)

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PGiessler

Community Member, 47 Posts

2 June 2009 at 9:41pm

Hi Jacknife,

Many thanks. So I looked over the .ss file of the RSS-Widget. You only have to implement a vertical scroll newsticker based on Javascript. The control block are a loop, so the different feeds will include and implement in a Javascript Array(). You can use any Javascript-script for free.

Best regards,

Pascal

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