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DataObjectManager Module

Discuss the DataObjectManager module, and the related ImageGallery module.

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Thank you UncleCheese


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lawless

30 January 2010 at 2:14pm Community Member, 33 Posts

Just wanted to say thanks for all your hard work and effort you've put into the DataObjectManager. Also for your endless support here.

Your module was the sole reason I decided to give Silverstripe a try because it added functionality that I was needed in the site I was testing it out on. It was a easy to use and added some much needed features.

Unfortunately, I've recently migrated that site to Wordpress after about 6 months of the Silverstripe site being live. There were just too many little headaches and time spent debugging instead of coding. I really liked Silverstripe and wanted to give it a fair chance, but I didn't feel comfortable releasing the project into the customers hands and walking away and honestly it was time to upgrade and that prospect scared me.

It took me 2 days to totally rebuild the site from scratch with Wordpress using all core functionality with no plugins (modules).

I just wanted to thank you in particular because without your module, Silverstripe wouldn't have even gotten a chance. Hopefully the Silverstripe team see how valuable your addition is and throw some support your way.