#5536 SQL plugin

Parent Category:
DPCalendar
Category:
Calendar plugins
Last Updated:
Allon Moritz, Wednesday, 30 October 2019 15:22 (Wednesday, 30 October 2019)
Created:
Thursday, 01 May 2014 17:36 (Thursday, 01 May 2014)
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Introduction

The SQL plugins allows to integrate events from another database table into DPCalendar. It comes with tons of calendar options to use any kind of table setup. The table can even be on a remote host. Then make sure that the Joomla web server can connect to the database server by opening the needed port and url on the firewall.

DPCalendar Options

These settings are the same for every calendar configured in the plugin.

Driver Type [Type: Databaseconnection]
The database driver type.
Host Name [Type: Text]
The host name of the database.
User Name [Type: Text]
The user name for the database authentication.
Password [Type: Password]
The password for the database authentication.
Database Name [Type: Text]
The name of the database.
Table Name [Type: Text] [Default: table_name]
The table name to import the data from.
Where Condition [Type: Textarea]
An additional where expression. Will be pasted raw into an AND expression.
ID Column [Type: Text] [Default: id]
The column for the ID.
Title Column [Type: Text] [Default: title]
The column for the title.
Description Column [Type: Text] [Default: description]
The column for the description.
Start Date Column [Type: Text] [Default: start_date]
The column for the start date.
End Date Column [Type: Text] [Default: end_date]
The column for the end date.
All Day Column [Type: Text] [Default: all_day]
The column for the all day.
RRule Column [Type: Text] [Default: rrule]
The column for the recurrence rule.
Location Column [Type: Text] [Default: location]
The column for the location.
Url Column [Type: Text] [Default: url]
The column for the url.
Alias Column [Type: Text] [Default: alias]
The column for the alias.
Colour Column [Type: Text] [Default: color]
The column for the colour.
Image Column [Type: Text] [Default: image]
The column for the image.

Plugin Options

Caching [Type: List] [Default: Joomla]
Select whether to cache the calendar data.
The following options are available:
  1. Joomla
  2. Database
  3. Never
Cache Time [Type: Text] [Default: 900]
The time for the cache in sec.
Sync Start [Type: Text] [Default: -3 year]
The relative start date to sync from.
Sync End [Type: Text] [Default: +3 year]
The relative end date to sync from.
Sync Steps [Type: Text] [Default: 1 year]
The sync steps.

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