Using the CakePHP 1.2 Email component

I was following the documentation at http://book.cakephp.org/view/269/Sending-a-basic-message about sending an email with CakePHP using the Email component, used the sample code they provided but could not get my application to send email. A little bit of googling helped me figure out what was going on. I have CakePHP setup within my XAMPP htdocs directory andContinue reading “Using the CakePHP 1.2 Email component”

Validating a checkbox in CakePHP 1.2

I was looking for a good way to validate a checkbox for a site i was working on, and came upon this link that pointed me in the right direction: http://teknoid.wordpress.com/2008/06/10/validating-a-checkbox-in-cakephp-12/ I followed the instruction, mainly: But for some reason, it would not work for me no matter what i tried, my checkbox still failedContinue reading “Validating a checkbox in CakePHP 1.2”