The Smilies Plugin :-)
Smilies are common in e-mail messages and bulletin board posts.
They are used to convey an emotion, such as a smile :-) or a frown :-( .
This plugin automatically converts certain smilies to a nice small icon.
Here is the list of smilies supported by this plugin.
To add others, attach new icons to this topic and tweak the table below.
SmiliesPlugin Global Settings
You can override the default settings for the plugin by defining the following preferences
| The name of the topic containing your Smilies. Use format
| The way the emoticon is displayed. You can use
/> If possible, use single quotes for html attributes
Plugin Installation Instructions
You do not need to install anything in the browser to use this extension. The following instructions are for the administrator who installs the extension on the server.
Open configure, and open the "Extensions" section. "Extensions Operation and Maintenance" Tab -> "Install, Update or Remove extensions" Tab. Click the "Search for Extensions" button.
Enter part of the extension name or description and press search. Select the desired extension(s) and click install. If an extension is already installed, it will not
show up in the
You can also install from the shell by running the extension installer as the web server user: (Be sure to run as the webserver user, not as root!)
perl tools/extension_installer <NameOfExtension> install
If you have any problems, or if the extension isn't available in
, then you can still install manually from the command-line. See https://foswiki.org/Support/ManuallyInstallingExtensions
for more help.
| Change History:
| 17 Sep 2015: (2.03)
|| Foswikitask:Item13725: Remove height from css for better compatibilty.
Foswikitask:Item13726: Restore legacy icons to avoid broken links.
| 25 Jun 2015: (2.02)
|| Foswikitask:Item13475: Restore skull markup. Released with Foswiki 2.0.
| 27 Feb 2014:
|| modernized code and icon set
| 05 Oct 2012:
|| use single quotes to enable use of smilies within Macros
| 05 Dec 2011:
|| Version released with Foswiki 1.1.4. Minor code cleanup.
| 11 Apr 2011:
|| Version released with Foswiki 1.1.3. Only a minor change related to how the plugin is being upgraded
| 04 Aug 2010:
|| Foswikitask:Item9415 - Minor documentation updates
| 20 Sep 2009:
|| Small documentation update. Included with Foswiki 1.0.7
| 13 Jan 2009:
|| Removed default preferences from this topic
| 04 Jan 2009:
|| Foswiki version - Fixed the use of SMILIESPLUGIN_TOPIC so you can create your own smily collection that does not get overwritten when upgrading Foswiki
| 21 Nov 2007:
|| Doc improvements
| 16 Mar 2005:
|| Fixed typo "scull"
| 5 Mar 2005:
|| 1.004 Crawford Currie prepared for Dakar
| 21 Nov 2004:
|| Added benchmarks (no code changes)
| 21 Aug 2004:
|| Fixed tooltip for Netscape; added "sealed lips", "thumbs up", "yes" "no", "in love", "skull"
| 16 Feb 2004:
|| Added "devil" and "devilwink" smilies (by TWiki:Main.CrawfordCurrie)
| 26 Feb 2003:
|| Added "indifferent" smilie
| 20 Oct 2002:
|| Fixed STDERR warning for non-initialized Plugin
| 20 Apr 2002:
|| Improved performance; removed non-standard Plugin API dependencies; added standard plugin topic content -- TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny
| 23 Nov 2001:
|| Added TOPIC and FORMAT setting
| 10 Jun 2001:
|| Packaged into ZIP
| 28 Feb 2001:
|| Initial version
Related Topics: DefaultPreferences