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  1. Has anyone gotten the cron element of this contribution working?
  2. In the configuration file, make sure the Site ID and Site Code are set correctly. $ebay_siteId = "0"; $ebay_siteCode = "US"; $ebay_siteName = "US"; See: http://developer.ebay.com/DevZone/XML/docs/Reference/ebay/types/SiteCodeType.html - it has a bit more upto date information than before.
  3. BTW - wanted to say I'm pretty impressed with this contribution so far. I've installed this on 3 stores. 2 of them are already receiving reviews as a result (one of them 59 in 3 days) and the other is too new to have a sufficient order base to drive results. Well done :) David
  4. I did not say it was a web host problem. Presuming your configuration file is correct and stable, and Mailbeez using it appropriately (assumptions I took as given above as your post gave the impression the site had been up awhile and I don't see a slew of ZC specific blank page complaints), this would be a web server problem primarily, because .htaccess is not part of PHP - but a web server component. In this case, mod_rewrite is probably being used. The module should be using a correct URL, though it may be rendered incorrect by processing in the web server. May also be an application problem - which could be confirmed by temporarily disabling the rewrite system. If it works using standard URLs, the rewrite is the most likely culprit. This could go wrong in at least 2 ways. First, creation of bad path, 2nd stripping any GET variables. I would expect your web host to be able to be a helpful resource in quickly resolving that issue. David
  5. This is really not a PHP problem. Its a web server problem. Your host might be able to help, though likely for some additional fee - its not generally a covered service... David
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    SVN Repository ?

    Apparently, none of those are correct anymore. Its now stored in GIT on Github. Guess its the chase the revision control system game.
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    Internal Code Documentation

    Well, nice to see we have some sort of lift off, after a few false starts. Repository now seems to be working well and next step will be setting up hook scripts to generate output... David
  8. Yes, you should report it. Don't expect rapid response...
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    [Contribution] STS v4

    Never mind - fixed and nothing to do with STS itself. Sometimes, you just GOTTA make a fool of yourself to get the right answer to pop into your head. Thanks. David
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    [Contribution] STS v4

    I'm working a newly migrated STS based store. We're had any number of problems, and seem to have many of them whipped - but when I try to order the checkout confirmation page comes up blank. View source reveals a few header lines, but no html opening tag. <title>****.com -Your military surplus gear, camping and hiking supplier for outdoor and more</title> <meta name="Description" content="Online sales for military surplus/commercial gear. Your place for military apparel, insignias, survival gear, hunting, tents, knives, footwear, parachutes, unusual collectibles and more at almost wholesale prices."/> <meta name="Keywords" content="Military surplus gear,hunting and camping gear,knives,sporting goods,kids military clothing,costumes,survival, collectibles,military insignias,vintage,dog tags,carhartts,leather flight jackets,army,navy,marines,coast guard,air force,search and rescue,military tactical gear,"/> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"/> <!-- EOF: Generated Meta Tags --> I have NEVER worked with STS before, but have checked the files in the catalog root for (and fixed) short tags and whitespace issues. I don't see anything blatent and have checked the header tags and meta tags files, which seem to work just fine on other pages. I'm now searching this topic for similar events/solutions. But would appreciate any pointers - can someone throw me a clue? David
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    Internal Code Documentation

    I will get this setup. Agree, we should have a place to post the output, and I have a spot in mind. May take awhile, but we'll get it done :) David
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    Internal Code Documentation

    I would hope that Harald would provide repository space for this. If he doesn't, I have space available and can provide a subversion repository. In fact, we might get started that way in order to get started right away. David
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    Internal Code Documentation

    Doxygen also outputs LaTeX, HTML, RTF and Windows Help files. It does call diagrams as well. I would agree, PHPDocumentor seems more popular, but the important thing is to select a standard and use it. I think the SQL should also be documented, along with any trouble shooting queries which would be useful. A more extensive set of coding standards should be documented, and monitored with PHP Code Sniff. The module system should be clearly documented, along with guidelines for creating new module sets - and a plug in system would greatly aid maintenance of sanity in the key processes. The process of installing and using a simple configuration key and managing configuration groups should also be documented - this is where 90% of contributions fall apart because they don't allow for selection of different strokes for different folks. I agree - documentation needs to be grouped in the most useful fashion - which is functional. The structural lines can be dealt with in an introductory chapter as I did in my book. I use Schema Spy and a conversion of the database to InnoDB form to generate database documentation and generate relationship diagrams. But, yes, they absolutely should NOT be ignored. One thing I like about Doxygen is that it does have the capability to use external documentation pages. This not only would allow external images and pages to be drawn in, it allows forming the most space consuming portions of the documentation OUTSIDE the distribution, preserving runtime performance. I think that good solid structural and coding standard documentation should be the minimum technical documentation available before every release. That documentation should include at least the account management, checkout management and product management systems. Without these three systems, you have no working cart. Sessions management should be included as being both foundational to all of these systems and a key security focus, of course.
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    Developers documentation for 3x versions

    This is, to my mind, one of the biggest lacks of the osCommerce project. No concerted effort to bring development together with basic documentation of code structure and expected practices. I haven't seen much in the way of usable code documentation since the wiki went away back in 2003. David
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    Internal Code Documentation

    Yes. I am not sure what it is, I myself use Doxygen. Perhaps we should get together and share the effort... David
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