Westbase Technology

Westbase Technology is the UK’s backbone of our 3G, HSUPA and serial connectivity industry. Trading only business to business to enterprise class equipment, they wanted to re-brand the company with their new image. Having been a long established technology veteran, Westbase Technology has always had a web presence, but wanted Sonassi to help them offer their product catalogue in a clearer format. We tackled this project using Magento as the framework and added in a few customised facilities including a PDF datasheet downloader.

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object

Maybe you would be interested in a better way to integrate Magento and WordPress if you are having difficulties with the below. If you are using Lazzymonks WordPress integration extension for Magento and experience the following error, here is the resolve. Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in app/code/community/Mage/Blog/Model/Layouts.php There is a couple of fixes to make this work (properly) on Edit app/design/frontend/default/default/template/blog/menu.phtml Change from <?php if(!Mage::getStoreConfig(‘blog/blogmenu/loginmenuview’)) : ?> <div class="box base-mini mini-blog"> To <?php if(!Mage::getStoreConfig(‘blog/blogmenu/loginmenuview’) && strpos($_SERVER["REQUEST_URI"], "/blog/") !== false) : ?> <div class="box base-mini mini-blog"> Edit app/code/community/Mage/Blog/Model/Layouts.php Change from foreach (Mage::getConfig()->getNode($xmlPath)->children() as $layoutConfig) { $this->_options[] = array( ‘value’=>(string)$layoutConfig->template, ‘label’=>(string)$layoutConfig->label ); } To foreach (Mage::getConfig()->getNode($xmlPath)->global->page->layouts->children() as $layoutConfig) { $this->_options[] = array( ‘value’=>(string)$layoutConfig->template, ‘label’=>(string)$layoutConfig->label ); } Also, if you get a blank page or “Access denied” – log in as Admin, this happens on a few modules where the auth isn’t “quite” right. From: … Continue reading