[ic] Creating my own store
Sun, 19 Nov 2000 18:09:50 -0500
Quoting Alex (email@example.com):
> Hi Folks!
> I'm trying to create my own store. It's simple enough - I have a database
> of products divided into several categories, each item having some
> attributes (color, size, image file) and price. I think there are two
> approaches to it:
> 1. Installing "construct" demo store and changing it.
> 2. Creating my store from scratch.
> Concerning option 1, it seems to require too more changes, so I guess the
> #2 is more suitable. But I didn't find in the docs how to perform it? I'd
> be gratefull for any tips :)
I suggest using the guts of ord/checkout.html in any case, along with the
matching etc/log_transaction. Keep most of the catalog.cfg settings as well;
That is the hardest part to duplicate.
You might also look at the Basic demo found at
Upcoming shortly is a tutorial written by Sonny, which will guide you in
creating a catalog from scratch -- producing your own catalog.cfg file, your
own pages and products directory, etc. It is undergoing review and will be
out before too long.
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