Posts Tagged with "configuration"

Saving default component settings in Joomla 1.6 and 1.7 component installation

Sunday, October 2, 2011

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When developing a component for Joomla 1.6 / 1.7 I came accross the issue that it does not save defaut values in database. So users had to open component configuration and save to have the settings take effect. Looking into components folder in #__component_name show ‘{}’ meaning no parameters at all. Solueiton was to use postflight […]

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PHP memory limit on Joomla websites

Monday, December 14, 2009

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Some servers have limit on memory for PHP which leads to errors when you start adding new extensions. Memory limit is set in PHP ini file. Solution 1: PHP ini file can be located at different locations, easiest way to find the location is to run follwoing script on server. Open the file through ftp […]

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Updating a component parameter from code

Sunday, December 6, 2009

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Function to add/update configuration values for a component in code.

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