My Writings. My Thoughts.
The upcoming dotCMS 1.9 update is still at least about a couple months away from release (give or take), but the current SVN trunk code is already starting to shape up with a lot of the upcoming enhancements. After testing out some of the new code, I thought it’d be worthwhile to share some screenshots [...]
Hey everyone. Just a quick hello to let you know that I’ve put some work into releasing a dotCMS Cheat Sheet for everyone to print off and use as a quick reference for a lot of basic tasks and variables. This is up to date with the latest 1.7a open source release. I hope to [...]
As a kid, I was an astronomy nut. I wanted to be an astronomer, and was learning all things space. As I grew, I got out of that phase, though I still retained my interest. About six or seven years ago I managed to lay my hands on a serviceable 8″ Meade Newtonian reflecting telescope [...]
With the plugin architecture in dotCMS launched with the release of the version 1.7 release candidates, several of us are getting started testing out the water. To get things started, I’ve released two plugins this week you can download and install. Nothing huge, but hopefully helpful to some folks. XMLTool Plugin The XMLTool plugin creates [...]
After some trouble fighting wih OpenJDK vs the Sun JDK, I’m ready to get my brain soaked with information on the upcoming plugin architecture in the 1.6.5c patch here at dotCMS Boot Camp. Note on the previous comment: don’t use Open JDK, save yourself some trouble. If you are interested in plugin development, be sure [...]