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What is the Joomla Execution Flow, after a request reach to index.php till the final output on the browser?

Answer's ToC 1. Intro for beginners + beginners resources link 2. About Joomla Architecture 3. Joomla Execution Flow - How Joomla Works 4. Supplementary Resources 1. Intro for Beginners ...
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Importing Joomla CMS to custom PHP script (outside root folder)

This is because the JPATH_BASE value needs updating as you've moved the file into a new directory. So replace this: define('JPATH_BASE', realpath(dirname(__FILE__).'/')); with this: define('...
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What is an efficient way to troubleshoot a "white screen of death"

It seems that no one has mentioned disabling output buffering - so I'll mention it here... Output buffering is very nasty for debugging, and even if you set your error reporting to maximum and add ...
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Joomla don't see subgroups in the Articles tab (Joomla 4)

Please note the difference between "user groups" and "access levels". Access Levels determine which users have access to certain views and features. Said levels are assigned to ...
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How can I programatically determine the Joomla version of a website on which I have no administration privileges?

You can check the default files on the local/remote joomla installation at /administrator/components/com_admin/sql/updates/sqlazure /administrator/components/com_admin/sql/updates/mysql /...
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Recommended practices regarding Joomla file/directory permissions and ownership on linux systems?

Late to the party. I came here looking as well as other places for a definitive guide on what folders need to be writeable for joomla. Sorry folks to be the harbinger of bad news. The advice to use ...
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What does getApplication mean in Joomla?

According to the Joomla API reference manual getApplication returns the global CMSApplication object, only creating it if it doesn't already exist. Imagine getApplication calls the guts behind Joomla ...
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Make a module that is a feed of multiple other modules?

Sorry if my answer is too obvious, but why can't you write a custom module and then borrow code out of the other modules to pull all the data in, sort by date and build your own output? The notion of ...
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What is the Joomla Execution Flow, after a request reach to index.php till the final output on the browser?

Small contribution, the full list of Joomla! Plugin Events.
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How can I use google recaptcha in my custom page?

Joomla 3.x Correct $joomla_captcha = JFactory::getConfig()->get('captcha'); if ( $joomla_captcha != '0') { JPluginHelper::importPlugin('captcha'); $dispatcher = JDispatcher::getInstance(...
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How to override Module js file in Joomla?

You can also do this by including Javascript file in footer so that it will overwrite the file. Create a new file called footer.php in /libraries/joomla/document/html/renderer/ directory: In /...
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How to override Module js file in Joomla?

If it's your own custom module - go with another answer solution, but if it's not yours - I suggest you to go with JCH Optimizer - free version fully covers your needs.
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2 domains, 2 templates one cms with same content

That sounds like a great idea for a plugin. You could have a single site mapped to multiple domain names and let the plugin assign the template based on the domain used to visit the site. ...
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2 domains, 2 templates one cms with same content

I have achieved that using Multi-Sites extensions. I have tried the Mighty-Sites and Joomla Multi-Sites. Both can be configured to share database content - although Multi-sites will require additional ...
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2 domains, 2 templates one cms with same content

It might be clearer if you explain how you have set up 2 domains and 2 templates with one Joomla installation. In any case, you should be able to set up separate menu options that point to the same ...
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Is there anything wrong with setting Joomla session variables consecutively in an external php script?

OK, the problem is that we got to use the same session. In order to do that. We had to call $session->getId() to get current seeeion_id then send it to the client side, when we create the session ...
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