2022-04-27 Gera, Zoltán

BSc Thesis Topic: Upgrading Nextcloud Forms


General Tasks of Open Source Development for Nextcloud

  • Mapping up and following connected issues on Nextcloud GitHub group
  • Making an execution plan with prioritized subtasks
  • Making patches, putting them on open review, have them accepted, integrating them into open-source code
  • Making small patches continuously, feature-by-feature gradual progress
  • Keeping contribution guidelines
  • Tracking other similar solutions among other Nextcloud apps

Some Concrete tasks for Nextcloud Forms

  • Form data can be continuously sent into Excell/LibreCalc sheet. Sheet can be shared with anyone by the regular ways. See issue-5
  • In the separate answers view, option to download a single answer as CSV.
  • Ownership of form can be shared, transferred. See partial issue-1131
  • Form multiple-choice field can accept numerous options by single copy-paste on creation.
  • Form multiple-choice field can use external data source (sheet). See partial issue-337