Feature Proposals

Topic Title

Example: It would be really neat if you could store content in MySQL

Topic Name

Example: SupportMySQL (use a WikiWord)


Reasons why this feature is needed, and why it is suitable for adding to the next release of Foswiki


Enter a relatively short summary of the request

Your request is submitted after you Create, Preview and Save the page.

Explanation of the process

New feature proposals will by nature be for the first Foswiki release. When you add a proposal you must create a new topic describing your proposal. You can use the form below. For the community to accept a proposal you must propose something that you are prepared to implement yourself or by an already committed developer. The 14-day clock does not start until

  • There is a committed developer
  • The date of commitment field has a date (so the application below can show it)

You are welcome to propose enhancements without a committed developer but then the community is only able to discuss the feature, not to accept it. But you may be lucky that a developer picks up the idea and decides to commit himself to implementing it.

Before submitting a new proposal:

  • Please scan over the existing feature requests to see if it has been requested already.
  • You might want to make yourself familiar with our Acceptance/Rejection Process of new features.
  • If you are including code to implement features, thanks for contributing to Foswiki's development! Please see the PatchGuidelines to make your patch easier to apply.

Active Proposals

Passive Proposals

Topic revision: r7 - 30 Jan 2018, MichaelDaum
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