Codeshare List of user-contributed code snippets for dotCMS Java CMS.

Author: "Michael Fienen"

Dynamic File Cachebuster Variables

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Nov 16, 2012

There are times where you might want to add a dynamic variable to the end of a file to help browsers repull the file after changes have been made to it...

Conditionalized Structure Fields

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Oct 25, 2012

This javascript code can be used in a custom field as an example of making fields visible conditionally based on the value of another field.

Getting the page context values

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Oct 18, 2012

This will echo out all the Velocity variables set in the given page's context.

Flexible Navigation Macro

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Jul 11, 2012

This macro is designed to wrap the stock navigation() macro such that it will default to the current location depth, with a default depth, both of which...

Phone Number Formatting Macro

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Apr 20, 2012

If you have ever had multiple people entering phone numbers into a field, you have no doubt discovered the varied formats they can provide.

Lucene Syntax to Respect Publish and Expire Dates

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Mar 14, 2012

If you are trying to do something, for instance with news items, that need to respect both a publish and expire date, you just need some simple Lucene ...

Strip HTML tags from WYSIWYG Field Output

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Jan 19, 2012

Very simple method for cases where you need to get rid of the HTML tags in a contentlet field, like auto-generating a content summary when a manual summary...

URLMapContent Failsafe

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Jan 19, 2012

Include this code at the top of your template or in your init container so that in cases where a detail page is being hit outside of a URL Map Pattern,...

Set Cookies Via Header Requests

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Jan 19, 2012

In cases where you have a known condition that you want to save as a cookie to the users browser, have they been here before , what was the last page they...

Minimal Starter Site

Author: Michael Fienen | Created: Jan 19, 2012

In the event that you want to install dotCMS with the minimal amount of content necessary you can download this starter.zip file and replace the one included...