Revisions: edit plots, cite them at a time, view them as they were before revisions
Updated by Michael Lee about 20 years ago
we need a form that will allow users to update data in their plots that have
already been submitted to VegBank. This involves the table:Revision which has
probably not yet been used. We need to pause before creating this form and
implementing it to make sure the revision table will work as we hope it will.
ML brought up concerns for how this table will work if records are added or
deleted after the initial data upload (i.e. taxonObs is added later, b/c someone
forgot to enter it, but it still should belong to the plot -- we need to be able
to recreate the plot view w/o the new taxonObs and with it -- ditto for the
reverse situation, where the extra taxonObs was entered in error and should be
Any changes to the revision data model should be made first, then this form
implemented. This is one of the key components of our database, as advertised
in the proposal = perfectly archived.
Updated by P. Anderson almost 18 years ago
Create edit modes for all views that represent children of observation. Editing
functions are enabled if user is owner (or has priviledges). Links are created
from attributes to a form that loads all the proper IDs to fill into the
Or make an edit view which makes all attributes editable.