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PBBooking v4 Development Update – Modularising Recurring Appointments

By Eric Fernance | June 21, 2017

One of my main goals with the v4 release of PBBooking was to make all non-core functionality modular. Rather than being tightly coupled to the core code I wanted to take advantage of Joomla modules and plugins for additional booking functionality. This would allow users to: turn on / off additional functionality through the plugin…

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Streamlining the Cron Setup in v4

By Eric Fernance | June 7, 2017

There are two cron jobs used in PBBooking.  The first to sync to google calendar and the second to send scheduled reminders and testimonials. The results of a recent survey of PBBooking users revealed something that I had sort of already suspected from my ticketing system — configuring cron jobs was a pain in the…

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Hot Chilli Software: June Update

By Eric Fernance | June 2, 2017

Firstly I’d like to say a big thank you to all those people who completed my short survey.  I discovered a lot during this process.  Some things I already knew, some things I didn’t, but most are in current development for the v4 release. Three things that came out clearly were that: Firstly, The front…

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