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Call parent functiony in child template

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Community Member, 2 Posts

5 June 2009 at 9:44pm

How can I call a function of the parent of the actual class inside my template.
This try failes miserably:

<% control $Parent.MyFunction() %>
... doe doe doe ...
<% end_control %>

Ben Gribaudo

Community Member, 181 Posts

6 June 2009 at 4:52am


<% control Parent %>
// code in here is now working with the parent of the current page
<% end_control %>

Hope this helps,