Blog posts about OXID (Page #30)

How to move a database bigger 2MB

How to move a database > 2MB Import Most hosting provider set the limit to the PHP upload function to 2MB which makes it not easy importing databases > 2MB to your new installation if you use e.g. phpMyAdmin as your database management tool. For this cases, you might want to install another application that […]

Configuring permanent redirects (301)

Configuration of permanent Redirects (Redirect 301) If you want to move your online store to another shopping cart software (e.g. OXID eShop), you should make sure, that the old URL is redirected to your new product URIs. One option to do so is a “permanent redirect” via html header 301: Every URI will be redirected […]

OXID eShop version 4.2.0

General hints for this package Selection list name handling changed: it does not strip tags from it now, tags are stripped only from currency. Instead, tags are encoded to entities (e.g. >a<), so they look the same in frontend. In new user registration form, SSL was activated in the moment the form was send. As […]

OXID eShop version 4.1.6

General hints for this package The issue #0001272 was resolved by using ‘&amp;lang=’ instead of ‘&lang=’ to prevent broken characters. Please check content edited with WYSIWYG editor in eShop admin (article long descriptions, categories long descriptions, CMS) using the Firefox browser. Added config option “sGiCsvFieldEncloser” (Encloser for Im/Export). Admin -> Master Settings -> Core Settings -> Settings -> Other […]

Accepting Credit Card Payments with OXID eShop CE and AlertPay

Following up his last article Accepting Credit Card Payments with OXID eShop CE and Authorize.Net at Zend Developer Zone, Vikram Vaswani explains how to integrate the AlertPay interface into the OXID eShop. In opposit to the former article, where a transaction-oriented API was illustrated, the new article describes the implementation of a payment gateway that requires the shopping cart to transfer control to its own user interface and returns control to the shopping cart once the transaction is complete.

OXID eShop version 4.1.5

General hints for this package The update procedure has been changed. From now on, update.php and update.sql for updating the database are integrated to the updateApp appliaction. How to use: copy updateApp dir to the root directory of your shop (/path/to/shop/updateApp/). you can run the update from either CLI or your web browser. for CLI […]

Security bulletin: 2009-003

CVE-2009-2266: Specially crafted cookie can lead to unauthorized access to session information of unregistered users.

OXID eShop version 4.1.4

General hints for this package Removed WYSIWYG-editor from admin UI for guestbook entries – changed to textarea since in frontend it is simple text entries only. Enabled language abbrevation support for SEO URLs. After you update shop to newest version go to “Master Settings -> Core Settings –> SEO” and press “Update SEO URLs” to […]

Translating The OXID eShop GUI

By Vikram Vaswani While English is the language you’re most likely to see on the Internet, it’s important to remember that there is still a large percentage of Internet users for whom English is not their native language. This fact is of particular significance when developing Web applications for a global audience, as these applications […]

Supercharge Your OXID Development Environment

OXID eShop offers developers a full-featured, OOP-compliant API that can be used to easily add new features and enhancements to the base product. And regardless of whether you’re a developer new to the OXID framework or an old hand with many years of OXID experience under your belt, chances are you’re always on the lookout […]

Accepting Credit Card Payments with OXID eShop CE and Authorize.Net

Learn how to write a payment interface for OXID eShop to work with