[EventCalendar] Re: Events Editor control missing

Jonathan Lowe jdlowe599 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 22 19:39:15 UTC 2008


I wanted to follow-up on this for the benefit of future bloggers: Wordpress
has finally been upgraded to 2.7 and all is working quite well! Thanks for
leading me down the right path and nice work on a wonderfully useful plugin.

Many thanks,
Jonathan


2008/11/13 Rick Boatright <rboatright at gmail.com>

> If you have access to install a plugin, you could install the wordpress
> upgrade plugin.
>
> Since you got ec3 installed, it's the same process.
>
> http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordpress-automatic-upgrade/
>
> Rick
>
>
> On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 8:50 AM, Jonathan Lowe <jdlowe599 at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Thanks everyone for the quick replies!
>> I forgot to mention that I did try deactivating all the other plugins
>> with no luck.
>>
>> I suspected my version of WP was just too old. Unfortunately I don't
>> have direct access to the server so I will have to get someone else to
>> perform the upgrade. I don't think there is any particular reason we
>> are still on such an old version. Hopefully the upgrade can get done
>> soon and I will let you know how I fare.
>>
>> Thanks again
>>
>> On 11/12/08, Alex Tingle <alex at firetree.net> wrote:
>> >
>> > On 12 Nov 2008, at 16:26, Rick Boatright wrote:
>> >
>> >> 2.3 didn't have add-meta-box.
>> >>
>> >> to support 2.3 we would have to go back and backfill logic to support
>> >> dbx-post-advanced.
>> >>
>> >> which you probebly don't want to do.
>> >
>> > Yeah, but all that old dbx stuff is still in there...
>> >
>> >      if(function_exists('add_meta_box'))
>> >      {
>> >        add_meta_box(
>> >          'ec3_schedule_editor',   // HTML id for container div
>> >          __('Event Editor','ec3'),
>> >          'ec3_event_editor_box',  // callback function
>> >          'post',                  // page type
>> >          'advanced',              // context
>> >          'high'                   // priority
>> >        );
>> >      }
>> >      else
>> >      {
>> >        // Old (pre WP2.5) functionality.
>> >        add_filter('simple_edit_form',    array(&
>> > $ec3_admin,'filter_edit_form'));
>> >        if($ec3->wp_have_dbx)
>> >          add_filter('dbx_post_advanced', array(&
>> > $ec3_admin,'filter_edit_form'));
>> >        else
>> >          add_filter('edit_form_advanced',array(&
>> > $ec3_admin,'filter_edit_form'));
>> >      }
>> >
>> > So why is it not working? If anyone can be bothered to find out, then
>> > I'd be happy to accept a backwards-compatibility patch.
>> >
>> > -Alex
>> >
>> > --
>> >> Johnathon,   if you download version 3.1.1  from
>> >> http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/event-calendar/download/   THAT
>> >> should
>> >> work
>> >>
>> >> But all of Alex's future work _will not_ work because functions
>> >> which the
>> >> newer versions of ec3 rely on  did NOT EXIST in 2.3.
>> >>
>> >> There was no 2.4, and 2.5 was a MAJOR REWRITE of wordpress.   You
>> >> really
>> >> -ought- to update.
>> >>
>> >> Rick
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 9:57 AM, Alex Tingle <alex at firetree.net>
>> >> wrote:
>> >>
>> >>>
>> >>> On 12 Nov 2008, at 15:53, Rick Boatright wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>> wow.  2.3.3  and php4.   Wow.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> We've sort of been focusing on 2.7.  Is there some reason you
>> >>>> haven't
>> >>>> updated?
>> >>>>
>> >>>
>> >>> Blimey. Well spotted.
>> >>>
>> >>> It *should* work with older version, but I can't say I care a lot
>> >>> if it
>> >>> doesn't. Jonathon, you should really really upgrade your Wordpress
>> >>> - loads
>> >>> of major security holes have been found since v2.3.
>> >>>
>> >>> -Alex
>> >>>
>> >>> --
>> >>>
>> >>> On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 9:10 AM, Jonathan Lowe <jdlowe599 at gmail.com>
>> >>>> wrote:
>> >>>>
>> >>>> The Events Editor control is missing from my Write Post section.
>> >>>> There is
>> >>>>> no trace of it anywhere so I can't seem to create any events.
>> >>>>> However,
>> >>>>> the
>> >>>>> calendar widget shows up on my sidebar and seems to be
>> >>>>> functioning there.
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> I'm trying Events Editor for the first time and just installed
>> >>>>> 3.1.4. I
>> >>>>> activated the Event Calendar and Event Calendar Widget plugins,
>> >>>>> went to
>> >>>>> 'Options – EventCalendar' and changed a couple of things, then
>> >>>>> went to
>> >>>>> 'Write – Write Post' and there is no Events Editor control bar
>> >>>>> below with
>> >>>>> my
>> >>>>> other control bars.
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> I've tried IE 7.0 and FireFox 3.0.3, both with JavaScript
>> >>>>> enabled. My
>> >>>>> server has WordPress 2.3.3 and is using MySQL4.
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> Many thanks for any help you can give! This looks like just the
>> >>>>> plugin I
>> >>>>> need and I hope I can use it.
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> Jonathan
>> >>>>>
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