Hi! Did anyone had any experience of building the schema from a form builder?

For example, I’m thinking about using Symfony’s form component

[original thread by Dev_NIX]

We recently built a simple ui schema form builder at https://jsonforms-editor.netlify.app/. The repo can be found here. At the moment the focus is on visually creating a ui schema for an existing JSON Schema. The JSON Schema can be edited in place textually.

Do you have plans to create an npm package for the form builder?

Yes we’re working on it, however with a low priority. It will happen eventually but I can’t give you a specific date. You can watch this and this issue for an eventual release.

Should you be interested in backing this project for an initial release and/or continuous support then please check our professional support offerings. In that case we could prioritize the release.

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Hi @sdirix , I found 4 posts referring to the editor, but this one seems to be the most relevant and recent out of all of them.
So, I’ll ask my question here.

In Default rendering - #7 by sdirix you mentioned the following:

Would you mind sharing any progress on that, if you have worked on dragging-dropping of the JSON schema itself?
Are there any plans for that? Thanks in advance.

Hi @Sergey,

You can take a look at this branch in which we experimented with support to define the JSON Schema in place. A deployed version of that app can be found in the corresponding PR.

The architecture of the editor easily allows also the editing of the JSON Schema. In theory it’s even possible via the currently exposed API, however that is not as convenient.

The JSON Forms editor is on a very low priority at the moment, which is why a first release also takes so much time. This might change once one of our paying customers prioritizes the further development of the editor.