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"A type with the same name already exists" error when trying to add Meta part to Blog Post type.

Oct 29, 2012 at 7:11 PM
Edited Oct 29, 2012 at 7:23 PM

Created a site with "Blog" recipe. Enabled Vandelay.Meta feature, and went to Content -> Content Types -> Blog Post ->Add Parts -> Meta -> Save

And then I get the error. Am I doing something wrong? 


Edit: I didn't notice this before, but it looks like the Meta part was successfully added despite the error message. Not sure if the error msg is from Orchard or from this module. I am able to enter the tags in the dashboard when editing posts, and see them on the front end (via "View Source").

Oct 29, 2012 at 7:12 PM

This is on Orchard 1.6

Oct 29, 2012 at 7:56 PM

Are you sure you don't have another module that exposes its own Meta part?

Oct 29, 2012 at 8:47 PM

Yes, i'm sure. I haven't installed any other modules that would have a "Meta" part. Did enabling this Vandelay feature automatically add the Meta part to the Blog Post part? If that's the case then (and if so, I didn't know about it), that would explain the error. 

Oct 30, 2012 at 1:12 AM

It does, if I remember correctly. But the part shouldn't even appear as a choice then.