Orchard.Core TextFieldDriver

Topics: Troubleshooting
Mar 15, 2013 at 11:55 AM

i've noticed strange thing - text field named Note does not save changes when creating/editing content.

so i go to Orchard sources (Orchard 1.6)
to method
DriverResult Editor(ContentPart part, TextField field, IUpdateModel updater, dynamic shapeHelper)
and i was surprised when i saw these lines:
 if(field.Name == "Note") {
                throw new ArgumentException();
so, my question is - what are these lines for?
Mar 15, 2013 at 12:20 PM
I can't say why that was put there, but it is not there in the 1.x branch, so it will be gone in 1.7.
Mar 15, 2013 at 5:44 PM
I mentioned it in a meeting right after the release. It's my mistake ! I was testing some specific scenarios with exceptions, and used it to simulate one. Well I forgot to remove it before releasing. So 1.6 can't handle text fields named "Note" unless you patch your source code. It has been fixed in 1.x.
Mar 15, 2013 at 7:38 PM
Ah yes, I remember. I tend to forget other people's mistakes. I'm cool like that :)