I am studing SEBLO I recently found SEBLOD and thinked it incredible, I am studying. I'm doing my first APP, I've already seen that I can go a long way with SEBLOD. I'm excited! I wish I had met before!
Ok! I'm having trouble with the lists, I need some help to progress, because all the tuturials I've done, I could not solve this question:
How do I display a list of articles/objects from many subcategories?
My steps: I create the list for my app. In the Search form field I have the CCK field for my app correctly (the system has created this automatically) - Still in the field Seach form I added the field "Article category id" to filter by category. on button 2 (Live Value), I set the category I want: A Host Category
NOTE: The category that I wish is empty of articles, it is host only! Within this Category there are several subcategories with the serveral articles that I want to display on the front end by list
CATEGORY A ( has NO articles)
--- SUBCATEGORY A.1 ( has articles)
--- SUBCATEGORY A.2 ( has articles)
--- SUBCATEGORY A.3 ( has articles)
CATEGORY B ( has NO articles)
--- SUBCATEGORY B.1 ( has articles)
--- SUBCATEGORY B.2 ( has articles)
--- SUBCATEGORY B.3 ( has articles)
- So in the field Serch form - "Live Value" I called CATEGORY A. But it came empty list, does not bring any article of the subcategories from this category A. BUT in tests, if I call the "Subcategory A.1" in "Live value" I get the list of my articles from this subcategory correctly. BUT I NEED ALL THE ITEMS OF ALL SUBCATEGORIES OF THIS CATEGORY A.
I need to make several lists of the articles contained in subcategories of many host categories, presented on the front end by SEBLOD MODULO LIST.
Tests: In the Searh form, in the field "Article category id" I changed the value "Match" = Exact to several other values and none presented the articles yet.
- I also tried with the "Category parent id" field without success.
- I call this list on the front end through a "Module SEBLOD LIST" - YES! The list works, as I said, only if the "live value" is set to any Subcategory exctly, BUT that's not the way I need it! I need the articles list from all by their host category.
What do I need to set to work? I know I'm missing something else!
OK Klas, I am sorry, i dont know sql yet, but i hope can study sql soon.
I needed do it to call a module SEBLOD with most popular articles from each CATEGORY HOST. So I am try with the NATIVE JOOMLA MODULE most popular and it was work very well to me. I have now, seblod articles display in a native joomla modulo. and this module joomla work well bring me all articles (into subcategories) from a CATEGORy HOST.