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Migrating Apps from simple-translation to django-hvad 

Another Lessons Learned While Getting Ready for django-cms 3.0

This is the second post in a small series about problems that might occur when migrating from django-cms 2 to 3.

In my first post I described how to get rid of the M2MPlaceholderField.

This post will deal with the migration from simple-translation to django-hvad.

As mentioned in my first ...

Getting Rid of M2MPlaceholderFields 

Because You Can't Use Them With django-cms 3 Any More

In my last post I gave an overview over some hurdles I had to overcome in order to migrate django-multilingual-news. to django-cms 3.

We can't use the M2MPLaceholderAdmin any more because it uses a widget that no longer exists in django-cms 3. We also don't need to use ...

Migrating to django-cms 3 

The Challenges You Might Face When Migrating Apps To django-cms 3

You might have heard it: django-cms 3 is in beta now, so a final release might be released soon. For a long time we had used cmsplugin-blog with all our django-cms installations. Unfortunately it was lacking many features that we always needed, didn't have much code coverage and didn ...