AbleCommerce Gold Upgrade errors from 7.0.7

Ran into an odd timeout issue today.  It was disguising itself as an nHibernate problem during the upgrade of an AbleCommerce 7.0.7 store to AbleCommerce Gold R6.   The initial error was complaining about nHibernate null Id issues with Catalog.Webpage.  Which made no sense since the upgrade is converting the data, not adding to it. So I dug into the /install/upgrade.aspx page and saw that indeed new web pages were being added.  And the error was crashing when store.settings.Save() was being called. I eventually noticed an “errorList” string array var...

Feb 14, 2014 READ MORE
ABF shipping gateway base written and working

Spent some time this morning and put together the complete shell for an ABF shipping gateway in AbleCommerce Gold.    It’s only purpose is to provide tracking URL support for ABF shipments when marking orders as shipped. It was interesting how Able has implemented a default provider interface, leveraged embedded resources and connected it all to specific configure and register pages in the admin.  I’ve worked on various shipping gateway pieces several times, but never a brand new AbleCommerce Gold gateway implementation.   Kinda slick h...

Feb 02, 2014 READ MORE