Tag: cms

December 13, 2005 / / PHP & Web Development

I’ve worked with DOMIT! because it’s part of the Mambo and Joomla CMS systems so I expected this to be a doddle. Sorry, it wasn’t. There were 2 undefined constants and one code defect which all took time to identify.

There is no doubt that the code in DOMIT! is far more exhaustive than that of Magpie but, really, you don’t need it if all you’re planning to do is parse an RSS onto a webpage.

October 13, 2005 / / Mambo / Joomla

I’ve been using Link Vault on this blog and another site for while and the system seems to work well. I hadn’t put it on my hobby site because I hadn’t taken the time to create a module to place it on the site. However the site has a stack of pages so lots of opportunity to increase my vaultage.

I’ve just completed a small module I’ve written for Mambo 4.5.3 and Joomla 1 which will make it easy for users to add Link Vault to their sites. The module replaces Step 2 of the installation instructions…

September 9, 2005 / / PHP & Web Development
August 11, 2005 / / Mambo / Joomla

I’m trying to put up a quick mambo site for the Waitakere BMX club. I like solar flare but wanted something a bit easier on the eye for this site so went hunting for free templates.

Below is a list of some of the sites I found helpful along the way. I’m really grateful to all those who make templates available!