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Resize Image with ThumbnailWidth value from DataObjectSet

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Community Member, 45 Posts

23 June 2009 at 1:17am

Edited: 23/06/2009 2:29am

I am have tried this many different ways and cannot seem to get this to work.

I have a class ProductView that extends DataObject and has a 1-to-many relationship with a ProductPage. The ProductView class contains a field for ThumbnailWidth (numeric) and a has_one relation Page_Image. In my template, I loop through the ProductView DataObjectSet and am trying to output a resized version of the Image according to the maximum ThumbnailWidth that has been entered in the CMS.

I cannot seem to figure out how to retrieve the ThumbnailWidth value of the ProductView within the Page_Image class. I obviously need a get_one statement, but i cannot seem to grab the ID of the ProductView once i am in the Page_Image class. Does anyone know how to do this?


class ProductView extends DataObject {
   static $db = array(
      'ViewTitle' => 'Text',
	  'ViewDescription' => 'Text',
	  'ThumbnailWidth' => 'Int'

  	static $has_one = array(
		'ProductPage' => 'ProductPage',
		'ViewImage' => 'Page_Image'

	public function getCMSFields_forPopup()
		return new FieldSet(
			new TextField('ViewTitle', 'Title'),
			new TextareaField('ViewDescription', 'Description'),
			new NumericField('ThumbnailWidth', 'Thumbnail Width (pixels)','150'),
			new ImageField('ViewImage', 'Image')


            <% control ProductViewOther %>
            <div style="padding-right:20px;float:left;">
                <a class="thickbox" rel="ViewImage" title="$ViewTitle" href="$ViewImage.URL"><img src="$ViewImage.ProductPageThumbResize.URL" /></a>
            <% end_control %>

ProductViewOther method in ProductPage.php

	* Product View Other - For Product Page
	function ProductViewOther() {
		$doSet = DataObject::get(
			$callerClass = "ProductView",
			$filter = "`ProductPageID` = '".$this->ID."' and `ViewMain` = 'No'"
		return $doSet ? $doSet : false;

Page_Image class on Page.php

class Page_Image extends Image {
	function generateProductPageThumbResize($gd) {
                        <---need to get ProductView ID here so I can retrieve ThumbnailWidth value and assign $newWidth--->

			return $gd->resizeByWidth($newWidth);



Community Member, 45 Posts

24 June 2009 at 1:22pm

After hours of trying to figure this out, finally got smart and looked to see how Image Gallery module handled this. ended up being a very easy solution (i could have sworn i tried this before posting, but maybe had typos in my code):

added the following method to ProductView.php

	public function ViewImageThumbnail()
		return $this->ViewImage()->SetWidth($this->ThumbnailWidth);