[Phpmyadmin-devel] [GSoC] Own Idea

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Fri Apr 19 21:17:37 CEST 2013

Paweł Lampe a écrit :
> Howdy subscribers !
> I would like to participate google summer of code and I am looking for 
> something interesting to fit in.
> I think about phpMyAdmin feature. However the idea is not listed, so I 
> would like to discuss it here.
> I would like to know is the idea below reasonable or is it rather 
> material for new independent project.
> In few words: self-generating admin panel for casual user.
> Well, phpMyAdmin is dedicated for super-users. It's obvious and I hope 
> it 'll never change. But imagine a mode of phpMyAdmin that is dedicated 
> to end-users that are just websites owners but no coders.
> What I mean ? Let's say I am a website programmer. I am creating simple 
> website php + MySQL etc. I am writing code for client that is not 
> familiar with any code.
> My goals are:
> 1. create DB structure
> 2. create website
> 3. create admin panel
> 1 & 2 are interesting while 3 is not. But wait a minute. Why should I 
> create admin panel ? Maybe phpMyAdmin is enough ? Indeed. But it's too 
> complicated for simple human being. It's also static. It bases just on 
> databes.
> I think phpMyAdmin + some heuristic knowledge about DB = pretty and 
> usefull panel for site-admins that are just managing contents
> Gate to this simplified feature may be just phpMyAdmin user/password. 
> Let's say after sign in programmer will see phpMyAdmin as-it-is today, 
> while site admin (not programmer) will see clear and simple admin-panel.
> How about ?

is this more or less described here?


Marc Delisle

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