Skip to main content

This site requires you to update your browser. Your browsing experience maybe affected by not having the most up to date version.

Customising the CMS

how to set the default parent for all pages of a certain type


2 Posts   351 Views


14 November 2012 at 2:04am Community Member, 5 Posts

I manage certain types of pages that can not be root and can not have children through ModelAdmin.

But I should be able to set the parent before creating the page I get an error otherwise.

how can I set the default parent for all pages of a certain type?


7 December 2012 at 2:39am Community Member, 528 Posts

There was a default parent function before ss3 but it'd no longer there. If it has to a specific page you can manipulate the parent ID in onBeforeWrite. If it has to be a a specific type the way is to specify allowed_children on every page type, listing every page type except the child class.

I hope allowed parent will work its way into 3.1