[EventCalendar] EC Query problem

Mike Ball clapclapexcitement at gmail.com
Mon Feb 23 03:26:23 UTC 2009


Thanks for the response Jim but I've tried that and it doesn't work either.
On Sun, Feb 22, 2009 at 8:50 PM, Rick Boatright <rboatright at gmail.com>wrote:

> USUALLY,  when you're calling a PHP routine, and you want to pass
> parameters to that routine, you use the ? as a seperator between the URL and
> the parameter, and additional parameters get seperated with &'s  like this
>
> http://www.something.com/index.php?param=1234&secondparam=abcd&third_param=qwer
>
> but in the case of calling a wordpress archive, there's no php to invoke,
> so you don't do that.
>
> So,  you end up with a url like
>
> http://oaregion4.org/blog1/?ec3_after=today
>
> which, by the way works perfectly, and gets you all the events after
> today.
>
> The thing is, you're trying too hard.  Try this instead
>
> http://localhost:8888/wordpress/?ec3_after=today<http://localhost:8888/wordpress/programs-events/upcoming-events/?ec3_after=today>
>
>
> On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 3:03 PM, Mike Ball <clapclapexcitement at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Jim, No problem. The code for my upcomingevents.php page template can be
>> viewed here <http://paste.balbinus.org/349> . Sorry for the sloppy
>> formatting.
>> As for making this query only future events, I'm using URL-based queries
>> as explained here <http://wpcal.firetree.net/advanced-queries/> . More
>> specifically, I'm trying to do something like ?ec3_after=today like this:
>>
>>
>> http://localhost:8888/wordpress/programs-events/upcoming-events/?ec3_after=today
>>
>> However, it's just not working; upcomingevents.php continues to display
>> all events, both in the future and in the past. Could it be my trailing
>> forward slash between upcoming-events and the query? If so, I'll have to
>> wait until I have access to my work computer to test.
>>
>> And just to clarify and reiterate: my vision is to use Wordpress as a CMS
>> and create a site organized like this:
>>
>>
>>    - A homepage which displays the next upcoming event in one designated
>>    section and the 2 most recent blog entries in another. You can view this
>>    code. <http://paste.balbinus.org/350> to see how I've accomplished
>>    this.
>>    - A Blog section within the interior of the site that will display all
>>    blog entries of the category "News." Currently this is being done with a
>>    custom page template. This is the code <http://paste.balbinus.org/351>
>>     .
>>    - An Events section within the interior of the site that will have 2
>>    child pages: Upcoming Events and Past Events. Again, here<http://paste.balbinus.org/349>is upcomingevents.php.
>>    - Various other, more traditional Wordpress pages will also exist in
>>    the global navigation throughout the site, but their content is static.
>>
>> So...if anyone has any feedback on how I've attempted to achieve this
>> architecture, that would be great. I recognize that this is a bit of a hack,
>> as I'm kind of violating Wordpress logic and using a page template as a
>> blog.
>>
>> Thanks so much for your response - I hope that helps clarify.
>>
>>
>> On Sat, Feb 21, 2009 at 8:56 AM, James Wurster <jwurster at comcast.net>wrote:
>>
>>> Mike,
>>> Can you post the code your are using so we can help?
>>> jim
>>>
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>>>>  1. Display multi-day events as one event using ec3_get_events
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>>>>  2. EC Query problem (Mike Ball)
>>>>  3. A Click on the Calender Date is a broken link (Mike Kaplan)
>>>>  4. Re: A Click on the Calender Date is a broken link (Rick Boatright)
>>>>  5. Move EC Stale Posts to Archive (Micky Dexter-Prince)
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>>>> Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 10:06:53 -0500
>>>> From: John Davis <john at livingpixeldesign.com>
>>>> Subject: [EventCalendar] Display multi-day events as one event using
>>>> ec3_get_events
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>>>> I'm trying to figure out how to set ec3_get_events() to display multi-
>>>> day events as one event rather than as separate events.
>>>>
>>>> thanks,
>>>>
>>>> John
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>>>> Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 10:56:59 -0500
>>>> From: Mike Ball <clapclapexcitement at gmail.com>
>>>> Subject: [EventCalendar] EC Query problem
>>>> To: eventcalendar at firetree.net
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>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> I'm interested in in creating an Upcoming Events page, as well as a Past
>>>> Events page.
>>>>
>>>> For example, I currently have an upcomingevents.php page template which
>>>> calls all posts of the "Events" category successfully. However, I can't
>>>> seem
>>>> to query only the upcoming events with this:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> http://localhost:8888/wordpress/programs-events/upcoming-events/?ec3_after=today
>>>>
>>>> What sort of amateur mistake am I making?
>>>>
>>>> Or, if anyone has any other ideas as to how I can make an Upcoming
>>>> Events
>>>> page and a Past Events page, that would be helpful too.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks!
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>>>> Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 09:07:42 -0700
>>>> From: Mike Kaplan <icon at dirtybill.com>
>>>> Subject: [EventCalendar] A Click on the Calender Date is a broken link
>>>> To: eventcalendar at firetree.net
>>>> Message-ID: <9B26FC96-B9C7-4231-9D0D-0F436A52585B at dirtybill.com>
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>>>> Hey All -
>>>>
>>>> On my site (www.dirtybill.com) I have the Events Calender in my
>>>> sidebar. When I add an event to date it shows up on the calender great.
>>>>
>>>> The problem is that when the user clicks on the date of the event for
>>>> more info, it goes to a 404 Page not Found error message. How do I
>>>> change where the dates link to or fix this problem? There are events
>>>> added in March if you'd like to test this.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks!!
>>>>
>>>> Mike
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>>>> Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 11:06:55 -0600
>>>> From: Rick Boatright <rboatright at gmail.com>
>>>> Subject: Re: [EventCalendar] A Click on the Calender Date is a broken
>>>> link
>>>> To: Support for EventCalendar plugin <eventcalendar at firetree.net>
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>>>> just as a test,turn permalinks off in the admin page for wordpress
>>>>
>>>> I think it's an .htaccess problem
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 10:07 AM, Mike Kaplan <icon at dirtybill.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>  Hey All -
>>>>> On my site (www.dirtybill.com) I have the Events Calender in my
>>>>> sidebar.
>>>>> When I add an event to date it shows up on the calender great.
>>>>>
>>>>> The problem is that when the user clicks on the date of the event for
>>>>> more
>>>>> info, it goes to a 404 Page not Found error message. How do I change
>>>>> where
>>>>> the dates link to or fix this problem? There are events added in March
>>>>> if
>>>>> you'd like to test this.
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks!!
>>>>>
>>>>> Mike
>>>>>
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>>>> Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 16:47:52 -0800
>>>> From: Micky Dexter-Prince <Micky at PrincesOfPeace.org>
>>>> Subject: [EventCalendar] Move EC Stale Posts to Archive
>>>> To: eventcalendar at firetree.net
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>>>> I am running EC 3.1.4 with WP 2.7 ~ Very new to this process ~ I am
>>>> not a programmer
>>>>
>>>> Things seem to be working OK.  I need to remove EC posts from the
>>>> Front Page and Events Category once the last event date has past.
>>>> Displaying events in Archives seems OK.
>>>>
>>>> How can I go about doing this?
>>>>
>>>> I am nervous about upgrading to 3.2 with my limited experience,
>>>> especially since I don't know if this would make any difference.
>>>>
>>>> Thank you for all your assistance.
>>>>
>>>> Micky
>>>>
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