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Yii Rapid Application Development Hotshot by James R. Hamilton III, Lauren J. O'Meara

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You Ready to go Gung HO? A Hotshot Challenge

Here are some ideas to go gung ho with user functions:

  • Expand your library system by adding a Request a Book or Suggest a Book function.
  • Generalize the auto-complete function by creating an action extension.
  • Make the Book admin page editable so that you can manage your library from one screen, instead of finding a comic book and then clicking on edit to update the entry.
  • Create a quick entry row on the Book admin page so that you can quickly input new books with less clicking.
  • Add an illustrator column to the library page.
  • Create management and authorization for other entities such as publisher.
  • Add a Withdraw Request function to the library grid.
  • An alternate approach to permissions is an Access Control List ...

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