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Migrating a Site to Silverstripe

What you need to know when migrating your existing site to SilverStripe.

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changes not working on website


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samanthab

28 August 2009 at 3:00pm Community Member, 2 Posts

not sure if i am posting this in the correct area, but i am looking for some help please! i converted an existing site to silverstripe.. everything seems to work okay but the big problem i have is that the changes made in the admin are not showing up on the website. eg: i bold some text.. it is bold in the cms but does not appear on the website. new text shows on the website and paragraph formatting but no other formatting?
thanks

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baba-papa

29 August 2009 at 8:17am (Last edited: 29 August 2009 8:17am), Community Member, 279 Posts

If you move your installation you have to delete the silverstripe-cache, flush the database and the template cache.

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samanthab

1 September 2009 at 1:49pm Community Member, 2 Posts

i didnt move anything? it just doesnt work?

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Willr

1 September 2009 at 5:09pm Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

. it is bold in the cms

How is it bolded? If you look in the HTML view in the content box how it that bolded? (eg with <strong> tags?). Try save the page then reload the cms with ?flush=1. Is the text still bold in the cms?

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IridiuM

1 September 2009 at 10:54pm Community Member, 5 Posts

Hi samanthab. Mabey your styling on the page template vs CMS varies. Is your page content within a .typography class div same as your CMS? Make sure you did not misplace the styles and have something overwriting them.