[typo] Sidebar plugin help

Sean seandanielsmith at gmail.com
Fri Feb 9 23:36:32 EST 2007


Can you publish the exact error log? Preferably when running in
development, for added info.

Regards,

Sean

On 2/9/07, stephen.3.odonnell at bt.com <stephen.3.odonnell at bt.com> wrote:
> Guys,
>
> I think this is a bug - can anyone else reproduce?
>
> Create a simple plugin like mine below on Typo 4.0.3 and attempt to
> publish it.  That operation should fail, and an error will appear in the
> production log indicating something similar to 'unknown method each on
> object nil' (I don't have the exact message here as its on my home
> computer).
>
> Adding a single setting to the controller allows it to work, ie
>
> $ more gallerysb_controller.rb
> class Plugins::Sidebars::GallerysbController < Sidebars::ComponentPlugin
>
>   setting :foo, 'foopie'
>
>   display_name "Gallery"
>   description 'gallery stuff'
>
>   def content
>   end
> end
>
> This problem occurs on OS X
>
> Stephen.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: O'Donnell,S,Stephen,XMB R
> Sent: 08 February 2007 20:13
> To: typo-list at rubyforge.org
> Subject: Sidebar plugin help
>
>
> Guys,
>
> I am getting a bit stuck trying to create a Typo sidebar plugin using
> Typo 4.03.  This is my first time using Typo and I am quite new to
> Rails too, so please bear with me!
>
> I want to create a plugin called 'gallery', so I created a controller
> called gallerysb (for gallery sidebar) in components/plugins/sidebars
> and a folder called gallerysb in the directory.
>
> Inside the directory I created a directory called content.rthml
> containing the following:
>
> $ more content.rhtml
> <h3>gallery</h3>
>
> My controller contains:
>
> $ more gallerysb_controller.rb
> class Plugins::Sidebars::GallerysbController < Sidebars::ComponentPlugin
>
>   display_name "Gallery"
>   description 'gallery stuff'
>
>   def content
>   end
> end
>
> When I attempt to publish the controller, Typo just hangs and doesn't
> do it.  I can make other plugings active though (the built in ones).
>
> Can anyone point out what I am doing wrong please?
>
> Also, my plugin is going to need a model - where should I put the
> model code?  Basically I want to have my sidebar plugin that generates
> a list of available galleries, and when you click on one, it goes into
> a gallery controller which displays a page showing all the gallery
> images.  I guess the gallery should have its own controller too.
>
> Any help is greatly appreciated!
>
> Thanks,
>
> Stephen.
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