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Any troubles with $allowed_children known?


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MarioHofer

Community Member, 107 Posts

6 December 2012 at 2:14am

Hi,

seems that $allowed_children does not work for me properly anymore since SS3. When I use it, it has no effect to the page type dropdown or the listing when creating a new site.

Is anybody here with similar problems?

Cheers, Mario

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zenmonkey

Community Member, 545 Posts

7 December 2012 at 2:24am

Yeah, it's not 'broken' but it isn't doesn't work as expected. If you right click on the parent page to add a page it works as expected, you see only allowed children. However if you're on a page and click add page it shows you all page types and creates the new page in route if its not allowed. I assume it works that way because the add page interface allows you to add a page anywhere. It's confusing coming from ss2.x. Though a warning would be good instead of just dumping it in the root.