Recent Posts and Articles
o 0:05 - Fixing displaying layout content and aside zones (#7716).
· Status on Orchard.Core:
o 1:07 - Adding RequiredFeaturesAttribute (#795). - There was a talk about this on last week's meeting.
o 1:22 - Updating Castle.Core version (#815).
o 2:42 - 'pwdvalidation' branch: Prevent Setup if the password is invalid.
o 3:18 - Fix log filename format (#820).
o 3:45 - Fixing the shape factory events (#816).
o 6:05 - A new website using Orhcard: http://lycamobile.us .
o 9:25 - Using relative file names in tags in Media Management. Solving performance issues.
o 13:05 - Discussion about using Liquid-based syntax for tags and making Liquid faster.
o 20:00 - Talk about Fluid. What is it, features, and comparing it to Liquid.
o 28:00 - Liquid usage in Dynamic 365 and talk about the templating language.
o 39:00 - Future of Orchard development and adding new features after Orchard.Core will be released.
o 43:00 - Looking at the Roadmap.
o 46:51 - Status on Media Library and talk about media management.
A simple Orchard CMS module for sending texts via Twilio.
This is the simplest of modules for adding a cookie consent pop up to your Orchard CMS website.
If you haven't heard of it, Algolia is a pretty neat hosted indexing/search service; it's a bit like Lucene in the cloud, but extremely fast. Now thanks to our new Algolia Search module you can very easily plug in Algolia search into Orchard CMS!
I find that many contributors to websites hosted on Orchard CMS love the feature that puts a link directly on the content that takes you to the edit view for that content. How to use it?
Multi-user blog with proofreading tools and automated content sharing - Microsoft Student Partners case study
There is a blog for the Hungarian Microsoft Student Partners developed by Márk Bartha and Dominik Földi here on DotNest which is a great proof of how far you can get using only the built-in DotNest features and the Media Theme for theming. Microsoft Student Partners are a group of university students who are enthusiastic about Microsoft technologies, regularly organizing meetups and workshops in their country. This blog has been written in Hungarian but it's still a really good example of a nice and heavily customized DotNest website.
o 0:05 - Added check for duplicate path (#7725).
o 0:18 - Set snippet field properties on blueprint (#7718).
o 0:59 - Adding a new interface in order to allow extending content queries (#7717).
o 1:32 - Fixing that Orchard.ImportExport had an unused project reference to Orchard.MultiTenancy.
· Status on Orchard.Core
o 2:25 - Work on the 'media' branch.
o 2:50 - Refactor IContentItemIdGenerator (#796).
o 3:40 - Work on the 'liquidQueries' branch. - Fixing readme.
o 3:53 - Missing permission check (#799).
o 4:14 - Added an overload of Combine method (#805).
o 4:30 - Add ability to remove MenuItems (#780).
o 4:50 - Work on the 'watching' branch.
o 5:30 - New attribute: RequiredFeature. https://github.com/OrchardCMS/Orchard2/pull/795
o 13:15 - Progress and improvements on the Media Library followed by a discussion about this topic. Related issue: https://github.com/OrchardCMS/Orchard2/issues/561
o 0:05 - Improved performance of queries adding indexes (#7705).
o 0:45- Dynamic Forms for Media Library Upload Field.
· Status on Orchard.Core:
o 4:48 - Queries improvements (#759).
o 5:16 - Removing fallback packages as we don't need them (#762).
o 5:26 - Working on BackgroundTaskGroup.
o 5:36 - Work on the 'updatable' and 'background-task' branches.
o 5:43 - Work on the 'users' branch. - Add ability to override RoleStore by making Role to be more abstract (#722).
o 5:58 - Simplify AddDataAccess (#767).
o 6:26 - Adding unit test.
o 6:34 - Use DateEditor value to initialize CommonPart.CreatedUtc (#525).
o 6:57 - Work on the 'adminthemes' branch. - Manage themes from admin.
o 7:09 - Upgrade Libs (#779).
o 7:45 - Work on 'googlecloud' branch.
o 8:00 - Allow the starting site to have a recipes folder.
o 9:25 - Fixing deferred task database locking.
o 9:45 - Progress on working with SQL. - SQL Queries.
o 23:27 - Security across tenants.
o 27:50 - Continuing the paused demo about queries.
o 38:58 - A quick talk about Shellsettings.
o 39:54 - SQLite Error 6: 'database table is locked' #775.
o 43:55 - Shell Context.
o 46:20 - Implementing InMemory data storage.