Design Document board18Main Page

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This page has been updated to comply with Release 2.1.x of BOARD18.
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Logging in to BOARD18 causes the board18Main.php page to be displayed.
This page can be used to select an existing game to play or to link to the board18New.php page by selecting "Make New Game" in the main menu.

Most of the JavaScript logic for board18Main is in the scripts/board18Main.js file.

The board18Main.php page also uses the scripts/board18com.js file and some other open source JavaScript files. Style is supplied by the style/board18Main.css and the style/board18com.css files.

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board18Main Page board18Main Page
board18View Page board18View Page
board18Admin Page board18Admin Page
board18Players Page board18Players Page
board18Games Page board18Games Page
board18Boxes Page board18Boxes Page
board18BoxLoad Page board18BoxLoad Page
board18Misc Page board18Misc Page
board18New Page board18New Page
board18Map Page board18Map Page
board18Market Page board18Market Page
board18SnapList Page board18SnapList Page
board18SnapMap Page board18SnapMap Page
board18SnapMrk Page board18SnapMrk Page
access-denied Page access-denied Page


The Gamelist Table

When entered, board18Main.php uses an AJAX call to php/myGameList.php to get a list of the games that the player is currently playing.
The php/myGameList.php program is documented at myGameList.php.
The returned list is displayed in the gamelist table as shown here:

Gamelist.png

Select a Game to Play

Clicking on an entry in the "Game Name" column will link to the Game Board page for that game.

Perform Miscellaneous Actions on a Game

Clicking on the "Edit" button for a game will link to the miscellaneous action page for that game. This page will allow various actions such as adding and/or removing players from the game.

View All Games

Selecting "View All Games" from the main menu will link to the board18View page.
This page will allow the viewing of all games.

Perform Administrative Actions for the Logged-in Player

Selecting "Administration" from the main menu will link to the board18Admin page.
This page will allow the editing of the player's profile.

Starting A New Game Session

Selecting "Make New Game" from the main menu will link to the board18New page.
This page contains a form for starting a new game session.