Sage Pay Server v1.2

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

There have been reports of the Sage Pay Server payment module not working and failing with the following error message:

Unable to redirect to Vendor’s web site. The Vendor failed to provide a RedirectionURL

The problem was introduced with v2.3.0 where tep_href_link() returns HTML…

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"extras" Directory Vulnerability Reminder

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

If you’re using an earlier version of osCommerce Online Merchant before v2.2 Release Candidate 1 (July 2007), please make sure the “extras” directory is not publicly accessible on the server if it has been copied over. This directory is not part of the installation and had to be separately copied…

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OSCOM v2.3.2 and Upcoming Releases

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

osCommerce Online Merchant v2.3.2 has just been released which improves the customer password forgotten routine and generation of random strings.

Previously, when the customer requested a new password, their password was instantly updated to a random string and was e-mailed to the customer….

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Improving CoreUpdate

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

One of the great new features of our framework is the ability to perform upgrades via the Admin Dashboard, where update packages are listed, modified files can be seen, and upgrades can be performed at the click of a button.

Unfortunately not everyone will get to experience how great this can…

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osCommerce and the CLA

Published by Mark Evans

To follow-up to my previous posting about osCommerce and the BSD Licence I will now try and answer some of the misconceptions around the new CLA (Contributor License Agreement) which was added as part of the osCommerce 3.x release. I will also aim to make this into an official FAQ document when time allows…

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osCommerce and the BSD License

Published by Mark Evans

There have been a number of comments made about the license change of osCommerce 3.x to the BSD. This post aims to dispel some of the confusion around the change and will hopefully be the primer for a proper FAQ on www.oscommerce.com when I have some time. If there are any questions you have…

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The New Framework Architecture (Part One: Site! Application! Action!)

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

This is the first of a multi-part series documenting the new framework architecture of osCommerce Online Merchant v3.0.

Those that have not been following the development of the new framework will receive quite a shock when they download the osCommerce Online Merchant v3.0 release package and…

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Open Source Rocks!

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

We are fortunate to have a unique relationship with our community that is based on trust. This was built on and earned naturally from the very beginning when we first announced ourselves to the world in March 2000. Our user base has grown from a few people to millions worldwide, attracted through…

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Roadmap for 2011

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

The biggest milestone in our history will be reached on March 31 2011 with the release of osCommerce Online Merchant v3.0. This is the result of years of hard work, community feedback, and patience! We thank the community and our partners tremendously for their support during this long development…

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Countdown to v3.0

Published by Harald Ponce de Leon

We are extremely proud to countdown to March 31 for the release of osCommerce Online Merchant v3.0 and to cause a disruption in the Open Source and e-commerce community. Our future goals are based on this new foundation that will continually be improved on to meet the demands of tomorrows store…

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