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Event Sink Problem Getting Closer

  Asked By: Srikant    Date: Jan 04    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 1025

Using a recommendation from Paul Schaeflein, http://www.schaeflein.net/blog/ , I am able to get the boolean fields from an InfoPath Form. Now my problem is writing the Event to an Event list. After rerading one of Todd Bleeker's post, I creeated a web application to add an Event Item to the list and I added code to set AllowUnsafeUpdates to True as shown below:

Dim site As SPSite = SPControl.GetContextSite(context)
Dim sWeb As SPWeb = site.AllWebs("/sites/Facilities")

Dim destList As SPList = site.AllWebs("/sites/Facilities").Lists("Current Facilities Schedule")

Dim listItems As SPListItemCollection = destList.Items



sWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = True
site.AllowUnsafeUpdates = True

Trace.Warn("site URL: " & site.Url)

Trace.Warn("sWeb URL: " & sWeb.Url)

Trace.Warn("site Get: " & site.AllowUnsafeUpdates)

Trace.Warn("sWeb Get: " & sWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates)

Dim newItem As SPListItem = listItems.Add()

sBegin_date = "12/15/2005"

stitle = "Event Test #" & Now()

sEnd_Date = "12/16/2005"

sRoom_resource = "1735 Conference Room"

sActivity_Type = "Meeting"

newItem("ID") = -1

newItem("fRecurrence") = 0

newItem("Title") = stitle

newItem("Begin") = sBegin_date

newItem("End") = sEnd_Date newItem("Room Resource") = sRoom_resource

newItem("Activity Type") = sActivity_Type

newItem("Approval Status") = 2 'Pending

newItem.Update()

When I run the web app, I get the following error:

site URL: http://.......................... 0.046588 0.033287
sWeb URL: http://..................../sites/Facilities 0.066538 0.019949
site Get: True 0.066639 0.000102
sWeb Get: True 0.066675 0.000036
Unhandled Execution Error
Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the 'AllowUnsafeUpdates' property on SPWeb.
at Microsoft.SharePoint.Library.a.a(String A_0, String A_1, Boolean A_2, Int32& A_3, String& A_4, String A_5, Object& A_6, Object& A_7)
at Microsoft.SharePoint.SPListItem.Update()
Any Ideas on how to fix the problem????

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4 Answers Found

 
Answer #1    Answered By: Kalyan Pujari     Answered On: Jan 04

Do you set  of AllowUnsafeUpdates immediately after getting the object. Don’t continue to reference from the site. Even though many of the SharePoint objects expose collections – they aren’t really collections.

If you do “(site.AllWebs(“/test”) == site.AllWebs(“/test”))” you’ll get back false… So do your site, get your web, set the AllowUnsafeUpdates on it, get your lists from it… you should be all set from there.

 
Answer #2    Answered By: Katy Patton     Answered On: Jan 04

Still no luck. I moved the statements but still get the error. I have tried vreating a custom .config file per the wssdk, bu tstill no luck.

 
Answer #3    Answered By: Ana Payne     Answered On: Jan 04

Did you continue to reference the list  like … site.AllWebs(“/blah”).Lists[“MyListName”] … That won’t work.

 
Answer #4    Answered By: Christop Mcfadden     Answered On: Jan 04

Yes. How should the list  be referenced???

 
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