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Does silverstripe.org run on SilverStripe?


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D.K.

28 February 2009 at 7:12am Community Member, 20 Posts

Just wanted to know: Does silverstripe.org run on SilverStripe? Out of curiosity. :)

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Willr

28 February 2009 at 2:26pm (Last edited: 28 February 2009 2:26pm), Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

Yes. SilverStripe.org, SilverStripe.com both run on SS 2.3. Uses the following modules - blog 0.2, forum 0.2, google sitemaps, newsletter, subversion and tagfield. The 2 components that arent ss is open.silverstripe.org and the wiki

You can find out about most sites by viewing source code and seeing
<meta name="generator" http-equiv="generator" content="SilverStripe 2.3 - http://www.silverstripe.com" >

:)

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D.K.

28 February 2009 at 2:50pm Community Member, 20 Posts

That's great! There's no better endorsement for software than to use it yourself. :)

I get pretty mad when I see the websites of CMSes that aren't running on their own product (won't mention any names).

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Willr

28 February 2009 at 2:56pm Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

Also great endorsement to see the community building some awesome sites in SS and uploading them to the [url=http://silverstripe.org/community-showcase/]showcase[/url]. Good to see :)

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silvernick

10 April 2009 at 2:54am Community Member, 4 Posts

Well, you can write what you choose into this meta tag... It's no proof whatsoever.

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Willr

10 April 2009 at 11:39am Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

Im not saying its fool proof, its just another way to check - just like to *could* tell its SilverStripe if you try sitename.com/dev/build/ and it redirects you to Security/login, check the source code and see what the paths are like eg CSS files might link to themes/themename/css/.

You can also do http://silverstripe.com/cms/silverstripe_version but note this version number is incorrect usually on most sites if you use svn externals.

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ChrisBryer

10 September 2009 at 3:43am Community Member, 95 Posts

hey Willr,
i just noticed that you mentioned a subversion module, but i dont see that in the modules download section of this site... i was just curious if you have any more information about the module and if it is downloadable.

thanks,
-Chris

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Willr

10 September 2009 at 8:56am Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

Hey Chris,

Only modules which have a stable release are listed on that page. You can see all the modules we have (which is a much longer list at http://open.silverstripe.com/browser/modules/). And you find the subversion module at http://open.silverstripe.com/browser/modules/subversion/trunk. You can check it out via svn

svn co http://svn.silverstripe.com/open/modules/subversion/trunk subversion

We currently use it for management of subversion modules and generating download files.