HTML Preview in Alfresco

HTML Preview in Alfresco done right

Alfresco Community defaults to leverage LibreOffice for HTML webpreview generation. I think this is wrong. For obvious reasons.

A decent HTML preview in Alfresco Share
A decent HTML preview in Alfresco Share

A good reason to finally address ALF-11942 if you ask me. ?

Joking aside: I have seen LibreOffice ending up in an infinite loop while rendering HTML pretty frequently. And I never understood the point of creating PDF (web!)previews for HTML at all.

Update: 04/20/2016

Just found raw HTML works pretty nice for Email viruses previews as well:


Andreas Steffan
Pragmatic ? Scientist and DevOps Mind @ Contentreich. Believes in Open Source, the Open Web and Linux. Freelancing in DevOps-, Cloud-, Kubernetes, JVM- and Contentland and speaks Clojure, Kotlin, Groovy, Go, Python, JavaScript, Java, Alfresco and WordPress. Built infrastructure before it was cool. ❤️ Emacs.

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