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problem with link to external silverstripe site


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8 November 2008 at 4:52am Community Member, 192 Posts

I build my site with silverstripe.
I'm try to add link to an other external site build with silverstripe. If do that throught CMS in section "link -> another web site" I'm able to connect to external site. If I copy the same link in my theme/my_theme/ file I can't link to that. Is possible to do that or I must create link inside CMS?


8 November 2008 at 5:30am Community Member, 470 Posts

Hmm okay? So you're trying to use the tiny_mce editor to link to another website and it fails?

Well are you making sure your link starts with http:// when linking in the editor? Other than that, there is no reason why it shouldn't be linking. Oh, are you using Internet explorer? There is a bug with the link editor and it fails in IE. It's a javascript issue and will hopefully be fixed in the next release.

As for adding the code in the template, are you copying a proper html link tag in the template and running ?flush=1 at the end of the URL that uses the template? <a href=">Link name</a>

There should be no reason why it wouldn't link to it.


8 November 2008 at 6:08am Community Member, 192 Posts

A stange thing happen:I open the page link of but I can't see all the part of my site. for example menù disappear and in content site I see "page not found".


8 November 2008 at 6:15am Community Member, 192 Posts

Sorry, I found the problem: It's necessary / at the end of url address.
Thanks for reply me!