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Extending Page Naming Convention


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spankmaster79

9 December 2010 at 6:16am Community Member, 46 Posts

Hi,

this might be a simple question.

I want to know if all Pages that extend Page have to be named Page at the end, like HomePAGE, ContentPAGE or DistributionPAGE. Or can I name them Home, Content and Distribution.

I run into Bad class to singleton errors calling the admin with index.php/admin. Using .htaccess and only /admin works. I really don't get the difference and it's kind of confusing.

Thx
Spanky

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swaiba

9 December 2010 at 7:05am (Last edited: 9 December 2010 7:06am), Forum Moderator, 1796 Posts

As far as I know you can name them whatever you like, but it is good practice to name things in a was that reminds you what the class is.

Regarding "admin" vs "index.php/admin" the index.php with silverstripe simulates having mod_rewrite - if you can actually have mod_rewrite (that is sounds like you have because it works without index.php) then you should delete it from your installation.