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DataObjectManager Module

Discuss the DataObjectManager module, and the related ImageGallery module.

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VirtualPage?


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Wilson

22 November 2010 at 6:41pm Community Member, 63 Posts

Hi everyone,

I'm sure this isn't the first time this has been asked, but I haven't been able to locate the answer.

If I create a VirtualPage link to a page that uses DOM, the DOM objects from the 'real' page aren't inherited.. Is that expected behavior? I found a few hacks for individual cases, but I'm curious if either I'm doing something incorrectly or there's a known way to create this dependence.

I've already built the back-end nav structure, so would be nice if there were!

Thanks in advance, for your time!
Wilson

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Wilson

24 November 2010 at 3:07pm Community Member, 63 Posts

Solved, thanks to Zauberfisch.

class VirtualPageWithImages extends VirtualPage {
   
   static $icon = array("cms/images/treeicons/page-shortcut-gold","file");   

   public function getCMSFields() {
      $f = parent::getCMSFields();
      $f->removeByName('Photos');
      return $f;
   }
}

class VirtualPageWithImages_Controller extends VirtualPage_Controller {

   public function Photos() {
      return DataObject::get('Photo', 'PageID = '.$this->CopyContentFrom()->ID);
   }

}