Category Archives: RC3

Version Checker in osCommerce 2.3 (aka rc3)

Not quite sure why this feature made it into the osCommerce 2.3, as I thought that 2.3 was to be the last in the 2.x series of osCommerce. With 3 being impossible to upgrade to, and 2.2rc2a with contributions being hard to upgrade to 2.3, it seems a redundant feature. But it’s worth explaining; In… Read More »

Category: RC3

osCommerce buttons in 2.3 (aka rc3)

You might have noticed the cool new buttons that are pre-installed in the new version of osCommerce. These are powered by javascript (using jquery) – the default theme looks like this: You can see that some buttons are plain (add to cart button in the image), and some are bold (write a review). With javascript… Read More »

Category: RC3

osCommerce rc3 – installation is super simple

The installation is very similar to rc2 and 2a. Just follow the steps provided. The first screen also gives a summary of whether osCommerce will work on your server: If any of the items here has a red cross (unless they are optional), then osCommerce will not work. Contact your hosting provider! If all looks… Read More »

Category: RC3

Been updating RC3 osCommerce

Over the past couple of days, I’ve taken the basic RC3 that’s available on github and added some contributions and other code to it. So far, so good. My own code (in other words, avoiding pre-made contributions); 1. Coupons v6 – blogged about a couple of days ago. Found 1 small incompatibility, but this was… Read More »

Category: RC3

Update iPayment Credit Card; Introduce iPayment ELV and Prepaid modules

+ catalog/ext/modules/payment/ipayment/callback_cc.php + catalog/ext/modules/payment/ipayment/callback_elv.php + catalog/ext/modules/payment/ipayment/callback_pp.php m catalog/includes/languages/english/modules/payment/ipayment_cc.php + catalog/includes/languages/english/modules/payment/ipayment_elv.php + catalog/includes/languages/english/modules/payment/ipayment_pp.php m catalog/includes/modules/payment/ipayment_cc.php + catalog/includes/modules/payment/ipayment_elv.php + catalog/includes/modules/payment/ipayment_pp.php Update iPayment Credit Card; Introduce iPayment ELV and Prepaid modules

Category: RC3

Fix syntax

m catalog/includes/modules/payment/paypal_express.php Fix syntax

Category: RC3

osCommerce rc3 – more new features!

Just sparked up the latest rc3 and notice some more new features; This shows the latest osCommerce Addons. You can subscribe to the RSS feed by clicking on the orange button. I don’t know if this is much use, as the addons area is a complete mess with all sorts of rubbish being added (such… Read More »

Category: RC3

Sage Pay in RC3 osCommerce

Looks like Sage Pay is finally been added to the core code of osCommerce for RC3.  Sage Pay was formerly known as Protx, and it is (and has been) the best 3rd party providers of Card services for the small merchant. You can read more about Sage Pay at their page on the osCommerce website;… Read More »

Category: RC3

Action Recorder in RC3 osCommerce

Just looking at what is 99% of RC3 osCommerce, and found an interesting new feature called “Action Recorder”. What this does is record the actions of people using your store. For starters, the “Tell A Friend” and “Contact Us” forms are integrated… This shows the admin area for setting the number of minutes by which… Read More »

Category: RC3