A view plugin to display tableau public vizzes
by Emanuele Tajariol - GeoSolutions

ckanext-tableauview - Viewer for tableau public

This extension contains a view plugin to display tableau vizzes in CKAN.

Installation

To install ckanext-tableauview on a production site:

  1. Activate your CKAN virtual environment, for example:

    source /usr/lib/ckan/default/bin/activate
    
  2. Install the ckanext-tableauview Python package into your virtual environment:

    pip install ckanext-tableauview
    
  3. Add the relevant plugins to the ckan.plugins setting in your CKAN config file (by default the config file is located at /etc/ckan/default/production.ini). Check Available plugins to see which ones are available and if they require further configuration.
  4. Restart CKAN. For example if you’ve deployed CKAN with Apache on Ubuntu:

    sudo service apache2 reload
    

Development Installation

To install ckanext-tableauview for development:

  1. Clone the source:

    cd /usr/lib/ckan/default/src
    git clone https://github.com/geosolutions-it/ckanext-tableauview.git
    
  2. Activate your CKAN virtual environment, for example:

    source /usr/lib/ckan/default/bin/activate
    
  3. Install the ckanext-tableauview Python package into your python virtual environment:

    cd ckanext-tableauview
    python setup.py develop
    
  4. Continue with the main installation instructions above (step 3 onwards).

Available plugins

  • tableau_view

Read the wiki page to see a configuration and display example.

Registering ckanext-tableauview on PyPI

ckanext-tableauview should be availabe on PyPI as https://pypi.python.org/pypi/ckanext-tableauview. If that link doesn’t work, then you can register the project on PyPI for the first time by following these steps:

  1. Create a source distribution of the project:

    python setup.py sdist
    
  2. Register the project:

    python setup.py register
    
  3. Upload the source distribution to PyPI:

    python setup.py sdist upload
    
  4. Tag the first release of the project on GitHub with the version number from the setup.py file. For example if the version number in setup.py is 0.0.1 then do:

    git tag 0.0.1
    git push --tags
    

Releasing a new version of ckanext-tableauview

ckanext-tableauview is availabe on PyPI as https://pypi.python.org/pypi/ckanext-tableauview. To publish a new version to PyPI follow these steps:

  1. Update the version number in the setup.py file. See PEP 440 for how to choose version numbers.
  2. Create a source distribution of the new version:

    python setup.py sdist
    
  3. Upload the source distribution to PyPI:

    python setup.py sdist upload
    
  4. Tag the new release of the project on GitHub with the version number from the setup.py file. For example if the version number in setup.py is 0.0.2 then do:

    git tag 0.0.2
    git push --tags
    

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