MT-DisqusImporter: A Movable Type Plugin

Hacks, Movable Type8 Comments

Current version is 1.0.0.0 released on 2009-11-26 Contents What This Plugin Does Requirements Installation Instructions Configuration Frequently Asked Questions Examples Purchase License Download Version History Contact What This Plugin Does Heard of DISQUS? DISQUS is a comments service available for free. It provides a nice centralized service in which users can establish identities for their comments and use it across … Read More

Movable Type 4 Issues

Movable Type8 Comments

My upgrade went smooth, but then I started seeing the issues. Here is a list of things I ran into: + <mt:HasParentCategory> does not work but <mt:HasNoParentCategory><mt:else> works. + The plugin task structure was changed. You used to be able to put a “tasks” element in your $plugin object on creation. Now that doesn’t work. Its ignored. You have to … Read More

MT-YouTube: A Movable Type Plugin

Hacks, Movable Type2 Comments

Current version is 4.0.0.0 released on 2007-08-18 Contents What This Plugin Does Requirements Installation Instructions Configuration Frequently Asked Questions Examples Purchase License Download Version History Contact What This Plugin Does Heard of YouTube? Of course you have. Well, this plugin will do a 1-way sync with your YouTube videos to your blog. Using the background tasks functionality in Movable Type, … Read More

Upgraded

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After my failed beta upgrade, I was hesitant to upgraded to MT4. However, I finally bit the bullet and did it tonight. I was waiting for an updated CustomFields plugin because that is the one that always kills me. Anyway, it went smooth. But this new UI is slow a molasses. Maybe its my server. Its not a screamer but … Read More

Movable Type 4

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I figured 6 betas later I would give this thing a try. So I backed everything up and installed. The upgrade seemed smooth. Migrated the DB OK it said. However, then I started noticing that it couldn’t build pages. Everything was breaking! Here is a brief list of the stuff I found before I gave up: + SmartyPants is now … Read More