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21 February 2009 at 6:44am Community Member, 17 Posts

Yes, that does seem to be the simplest way to achieve this.
When you say create a Section tag do you mean to do this in the same way the tutorial does with adding an author to the articlepage?

Carbon Crayon

21 February 2009 at 7:00am Community Member, 598 Posts

Yep exactly, using the $db and getCMSFields to add a field to the page in the CMS which you can then populate with the pages uppermost parents URLSegment


21 February 2009 at 8:00am Community Member, 17 Posts

That's brilliant. Thank you so much for all your help.

Carbon Crayon

21 February 2009 at 8:51am Community Member, 598 Posts

You are most welcome :)


1 April 2009 at 8:46pm Community Member, 119 Posts

Hi headless_pnub, I'm looking to implement something similar. Any chance you could share your final code on the forum? Cheers


2 July 2010 at 11:12pm Community Member, 46 Posts

Im trying to do exactly the same.
Would be v kind if you could share your code with us?