Editing an imported website

Graham Heyes Manila-Newbies@userland.com
Tue, 11 Feb 2003 22:03:05 -0500

Firstly, thank you to those who offered suggestions on the other two  
issues I mailed about in the last week. With their help I am 99% of the  
way to having my site set up correctly. Particular thanks to David A.  
Bayly who sent me the solution to moving stories from one site to  
another using Bayly.root

Ok, the problem I am facing now is quite simple but I can't find the  
answer using google either globally or at userland.com.

I have a lot of existing content on a web site. I imported it into a  
table inside a Manila web site. If I point my browser at...


... I see what was previously the content of index.html in my imported  
site rendered as the bodytext in a Manila template. So far so good. The  
problem is that I would like to be able to edit the imported content  
but the rendered page has no "edit" button. I don't know how to get the  
edit button to appear, or even if it is possible to edit the imported  
content. Which resides in a WP entry like  

Searches of the userland.com site yield some old pre-manila discussions  
but nothing useful.
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