18 December 2009 at 7:22am
I have a bit of a problem. Here is the issue I have multiple instances of ss running in a MySQL database all sites have pages that have the same content.
Currently we have to input the same content over and over again. I think there as to be a better way.
Here is what i am thinking: Is it possible to create a database in the same server where these sites could get the data from but still have their ss instance to put the content that is not shared? Id so, how would i do this?
18 December 2009 at 10:44am
I believe I just did that by accident while testing on my computer because copied my config to that site. The database + login + connection you are using is in your $databaseConfig in mysite/_config.php.
But in order to access the data on all sites and display the data on all your sites you need to have the same fields in your page.php->getcmsfields and you need to have to use the same variables in your page.ss for all your sites.
Your images in the upload folder ... symbolic link?