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Data Object Management Tutorial - CMS Error Message


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24 May 2008 at 3:54pm Community Member, 63 Posts


I'm running through the Tutorial here: where you create a Google Summer of Code project directory with Student/Mentor relationships.

Admittingly, I'm changing class and field names to suit what I am using it for. The analogy is perfect for what I want.

My Project holder works, but when I go to create a Project page under it, I get a simple JS error that says: "ERROR:There has been an Error".

Not very descriptive obviously, so is there a way I can get a more detailed explaination of what the error might be? (In the CMS)



24 May 2008 at 10:37pm Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

Have you got firebug installed? If you have that would hopefully be able to point out the error. The error isnt a blank page with the black text ERROR is it or is it inline in the CMS? If its a whole blank page then try putting the site into Dev mode - which will display full errors instead of the basic error page.


25 May 2008 at 2:04pm Community Member, 63 Posts

Hey Will,

Yeah Firebug is installed. I didn't think to check it actually and I fixed the error (spelling mistake in the new class).

I was more wondering if there was a more reportive way to debug SS. I'll do a search for DEV mode. Being able to see what data objects a page has access to would be handy too.