Tools Oli can’t live without:
Oli loves a good set of PHP Standard Recommendations (PSRs) and knows how to have a good time using them! A kind and collaborative developer, Oli comes up with creative solutions to new problems. He stays in touch with the broader TYPO3 community over Slack to figure out the best way to get bugs fixed and features completed. Honest and authentic to the core (much like TYPO3), Oli makes great additions to the TYPO3 codebase on a daily basis.
- TYPO3 Core, Dashboard, FormEngine, TCA, and Extensions
- PSRs (e.g. PSR7 and PSR15), TER REST API and MFA
- Learning, listening, and giving high fives
- Barbecue, Pizza
- Community, teamwork, and trust
- Sports cars, darts, and soccer
- Performance and quality
Oli and TYPO3
Oli on working at b13
Oli’s Dos and Don’ts
- Double-check your code quality
- Talk to the TYPO3 community
- Be honest
- Try to foresee problems
- Say, “I’ll do it later”
- Make promises you can’t keep
- Launch personal attacks
Latest articles by Oliver Bartsch
Keyboard Navigation for Module Menu & Context Menu
TYPO3 version 11 supports keyboard navigation as suggested by the ARIA Authoring Practices. Users don’t need a mouse to navigate menus, trees, and to select multiple records. This work flows through to benefit all backend users, whether they’re solely relying on the keyboard, a screen reader or other assistive technologies.
New TCA types in TYPO3 version 11
In previous installments of our TYPO3 v11 series, we covered some of the great UX improvements that are making editors' lives easier. In this final post of the series, we’ve got something special for all the developers and site administrators: new TCA types. Using these dedicated types will reduce and simplify the TCA configuration required for special fields. They also allow auto-configuration and auto-creation of database fields.