[opencms-dev] Upgrade to OpenCMS 10: Template questions
john.bieling at gmx.de
Wed Apr 20 14:22:53 CEST 2016
we upgraded from 7.5 to 10 and it worked almost without any changes.
During the update I had to select a site to update and I selected
"/sites/default" which is empty and does not contain my actual site.
After the update, everything was working fine - however I am still using
an old template style. But I have problems with the terminology. So
before starting with migration, I need to know "what I have" :-)
We have a custom resource type hooked into opencms-modules with a custom
XSD which includes another nested custom XSD.
autosetnavigation="true" autosettitle="false" info="desc.simplepage"/>
That XSD defines "elements" like title, teaser, teaserimg, content etc.
Up to know, the editors only used the backend to edit content / add
files. Editing a content file presented a mask containing the defined
The root folder of my site has a "template-elements" property pointing
to my template.jsp. That jsp is a pure jsp file using
- CmsXmlContent data = CmsXmlContentFactory.unmarshal(cmsObject,
to get all the information needed.
What template technology is that? Is it possible to keep that technology
and still use the new SiteMap-Editor or Page-Editor or do I have to
migrate to container pages (which is the technology used in OpenCMS 10,
Follow-Up Question: IF I had selected my actual site during update,
would the updater convert my site from the old template technique to
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