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Customising the CMS

Different Content Region


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Ryan Lawrence

16 February 2012 at 12:15pm Community Member, 8 Posts

Hello,
I have this script in mysite/code/home.php

<?php
/**
* Defines the HomePage page type
*/

class Home extends Page {
   
static $db = array (
'Comingsoon' => Text
);
function getCMSFields()
{
$fields = parent::getCMSFields();
$fields->addFieldToTab("Root.Content.Main", new TextAreaField ('Comingsoon','Content'));
return $fields;
}

static $has_one = array(
);
}

class Home_Controller extends Page_Controller {
   

function LatestBlogEntry($num=3) {
$blogpost = DataObject::get_one("BlogHolder");
return ($blogpost) ? DataObject::get("BlogEntry", "", "Date DESC", "", $num) : false;
}
}

What I am basically trying to do is have a different content region on my homepage what is editable in the CMS. I have called it Comingsoon. All I have done is home.php above and just added a $Comingsoon to my template. This isn't working, I dunno if I have missed a step or the code is just wrong. Please help. (Ignore the blog bit at the bottom)
Thanks Ryan

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martimiz

18 February 2012 at 1:11am Forum Moderator, 1091 Posts

Should work... Did you /?flush=1 to refresh the template?