[opencms-dev] DocCenter module

Olli Aro olli_aro at yahoo.co.uk
Thu May 24 10:11:24 CEST 2012

Hi Hein,


It was the issue with the template property being assigned to
/sites/default/. Thanks for pointing this out. After removing the property,
the index.html started working :)






From: opencms-dev-bounces at opencms.org
[mailto:opencms-dev-bounces at opencms.org] On Behalf Of Hein van der Kallen
Sent: 22 May 2012 20:40
To: The OpenCms mailing list
Subject: Re: [opencms-dev] DocCenter module



as far as I understand it now: 

I downloaded all alkacon modules on 22-5-2012 from github.

In the github from alkacon there were two modules:




The last one is obviously new, but I doubt that it is meant to be used

it is not in all-Modules.properties and it has pages and no formatters. 

I succeeded in compiling it , but not in loading in. 


The first one compiles to com.alkacon.opencms.documentcenter_1.0.2.

( so it is basically the opencms 7 module).

But it works the same in opencms 8.0.4.



Neither module states that it is dependent on template3. 


The important thing is : don't use property 

template =

where you don't want to use template3. 

I suppose that you have that property in /sites/default/ ( as i had) and the
property then inherits to everything below /sites/default/ 


A module like com.alkacon.opencms.v8.photoalbum has formatters and no pages.

In its current form it can be used only in a ADE compliant template , but
the module is not template3 dependent. 


I think that com.alkacon.opencms.documentcenter_1.0.2. can only be used
combined with an (old-style)  non-ADE compliant template 



Hein van der Kallen


----- Original Message ----- 

From: Olli Aro <mailto:olli_aro at yahoo.co.uk>  

To: opencms-dev at opencms.org 

Sent: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 9:36 AM

Subject: [opencms-dev] DocCenter module


Hi all,


Anyone out there using the Alkacon Document Centre module? Should it work
with the latest version of OpenCms?


After installing it I get the following error when trying to access the
index page within the DocCenter directory:


"index.html is not of required type XML content"


Any ideas how to fix this? I also noticed that there is a dependency on
Template3 on this module. Is this dependency mandatory or would it be
possible to use your own templates instead?


Thanks for any advice already in advance.








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