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Is there something like Low Reorder just for Categories?
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I wound up using Taxonomy v3. I was thinking of going the "easy" route of just using existing channels and using Low Reorder in a somewhat ad-hoc basis... but a few things occurred to me which I was ...

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Why is my FoxyCart Datafeed getting a different POST than it should?
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Use $_REQUEST because it remains untouched. FTR it's not the permitted_uri_chars config item. The $_POST and ee()->input->post(...) are cleaned via Input::_clean_input_data. Instead of ...

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problem updating EE2.7.3 to 2.8.1
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Personally I've been using a custom bootstrap which in the past caused a lot of issues when updating. I fixed this by keeping a copy of the config.php and database.php that EE itself generates upon ...

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ExpressionEngine 2.8.1 always gives 403 Forbidden error when using ajax
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I wouldn't recommend this but in cases where you have no choice, e.g. you cannot tweak the code in an app in time or something to that effect, you can opt to conditionally disable secure forms in your ...

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Managing user session length in EE 2.8 +?
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I wound up reverting the method _setup_session_length in Session.php to what it was before EE 2.8 so I can keep using the config variables -- though I still get the new javascript prompt on the CP end....

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Cannot Upload PDFs with Firefox (Mimetypes)
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-edited out- Going by http://ellislab.com/forums/viewthread/92552/ -> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=332690#c24 edit: Check out your mimeTypes.rdf and let us know if there's anything ...

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Development Cycle
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I've very little experience with Drupal since 4.x many years ago, tried to get into it at 6.x and 7.x the last being 2 years ago. Ultimately went with ExpressionEngine 2 (had 1.6.x experience in the ...

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Problems with nested code comments
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You can't actually nest comment blocks. In PHP you wouldn't be able to nest a /* */ within itself, nor would you be able to nest comments in HTML <!-- <!-- --> -->, but you could try ...

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ExpressionEngine and GIT Process
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Having just gotten at least my development site up and running with Git I was looking into how to manage all the different parts of an EE project as sub projects (repositories). I was trying to avoid ...

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Multi-file upload into grid
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This doesn't apply to Grid, so I'm just leaving this here as it's the most relevant q/a I found to bring it up. I wanted to be able to select multiple files in a single cell. Since the only obvious ...

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How do I remove index.php from my URLs?
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For nginx this is what I use in my virtual host configurations specifically for removing EE's index.php: location / { index index.php; try_files $uri $uri/ @ee; } location @ee { ...

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SEO addon - recommendations?
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James Smith's recommended approach could work for you unless you're just looking for something simpler e.g. similar to fields that can be used across channels. A starting place for that is as Jeremy ...

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Check if category is assigned in channel entry conditional
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I use Switchee to check for the length of a string (e.g. for a change in design if title is too long). I suppose it could be adapted to check if the string is empty or not: {exp:switchee parse="...

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Using Low Seg2Cat to list and filter Category Entries
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I'm a little confused by your setup. If by staffers in categories you mean like Zoo Visitor entries with literal categories then it may not always make sense for your urls to have the category ...

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Is it possible to check (in a template) if a certain ip address has ordered the same article within the last 24 hours?
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You would most definitely need to develop something of your own. Asides from cross-checking IP you could also tie item purchases to an account, maybe even billing/shipping address, etc. depending on ...

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Cause of Massive Performance Issues after EE Upgrade 2.5.2 to 2.7.2?
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If that is really the case I'm surprised any of those conditions are even working. Programmatically speaking those are assignments, not conditions, which in EE templating terms... is neither, unless ...

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If statement inside a loop?
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You can use stash lists. Store the state separately. On output order by the unique states and use a nested get_list to get the entries/stores per state. (example from Croxton slide: Stash core ...

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Having SMTP email issues
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These posts gave me the hints I needed. For others it seems they may have to change email_newline and email_crlf to "\r\n" in your config/bootstrap. CodeIgniter has a smtp_crypto config that can be ...

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Embed, Stash Conditionals problem
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I would avoid using an embed in that case. An embedded template is the second to last thing to be processed, see ExpressionEngine's Parse Order courtesy Lowe. If you want to re-use that code you ...

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Sandbox Recurring Payments with SCM are just regular payments?
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Really simple bug in Simple Commerce Module. Open up mod.simple_commerce.php and look for where it's supposed to encrypt the subscribe data, it's around line 200. If you look carefully you'll find it'...

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Integrating recurring payments and Store
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I was modifying Store 1.6.x's PayPal Express gateway to initiate a subscription in one shot. But I was never able to really focus on it, it was on/off here and there over a few weeks earlier in the ...

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Low Seg2Cat and category images - file path doesn't resolve
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Was trying to avoid having to add another add-on, am already using Surgeree for string stuff so I was able to do this as an alternative: {exp:surgeree:strip_tags} {exp:channel:categories show="{...

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How are we supposed to manage time and respect localization/DST in EE?
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This is resolved in EE 2.6+ by upping the minimum PHP version so they could make use of native stuff for date/time as well as having reintroduced the honor_entry_dst setting. For EE 2.6+ See: In EE 2....

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Email not unique?
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You could try importing members directly into your database. After fiddling around with Laisvunas' Social Sign On add-on it turns out that an e-mail being unique isn't really necessary. You'll have to ...

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Git subtree with add-ons that have a themes folder
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I've just finished getting my setup with git working the way I want. symlinks definitely made things easier but seeing how they're not viable in your case... perhaps just stick with keeping the full ...

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How to strip white space in EE?
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Have you considered/tried PHPStringFun (documentation)? With it you ought to be able to use PHP's native trim. Something like the below perhaps? {exp:phpstringfun function="trim" par1="\r"} {exp:...

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Pre-populating SEO lite fields: custom extension advice
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I could be completely off with this but I wanted to add some JavaScript stuff to the View Members page. MX Cloner had just the bit of functionality I was looking for: Replace a link on the screen with ...

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Tiered memberships
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Haven't done this myself, but did need a sort of multiple "groups" or member "tagging" kind of feature. The easiest way it seems to do this in EE is to expose Channel Categories as a Member field or ...

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