[Zope-dev] aq_inContextOf attribute error

2001-01-02 Thread Alex V Koval
Hello All ! After installing latest stable version of Zope (2.2.4) I tried to install ZFormulator version 0.2. And as result got 2 problems with permissions system. First was in ZFormulator itself, and was corrected: __roles__ = ('manager',) was changed to __roles__ = ('Manager',) but

Re: [Zope-dev] ZCatalog catalog_object

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
Itamar Shtull-Trauring wrote: Chris Withers wrote: ...in which case, I wonder why CatalogAwareness goes to the trouble of unindexing and then re-indexing? Because in older ZCatalog (before 2.3 and maybe before 2.2.4), catalog_object did not uncatalog automatically. When in doubt,

Re: [Zope-dev] Local Factories in Products

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
Johan Carlsson wrote: In ZClasses it is possible to control where a ZClass instance should be permitted to be added, in other words show up in the factory listing in a ObjectManagers manage_main view. Didn't Itamar have a proposal/project on this? How did it work out? cheers, Chris

Re: [Zope-dev] CatalogAware

2001-01-02 Thread Michael Bernstein
Chris Withers wrote: Michael Bernstein wrote: Hmm. Aren't postings CatalogAware? If they're not, shouldn't they be? Why? ;-) Squishdot manages the cataloging, re-cataloging and un-cataloging of its own postings. I don't think CatalogAware would make that process any simpler or

[Zope-dev] dynamic permissions in zope

2001-01-02 Thread Heinz-Josef Claes
Hi, I'm very new to zope and have to eximine, if it's usable for our requirements. The question I have, is very simple or perhaps very difficult, I don't know. Our requrements are a permissioning system which depends on a matrix: There are two independend qualities which describe, if a user is

Re: [Zope-dev] Local Factories in Products

2001-01-02 Thread Itamar Shtull-Trauring
Chris Withers wrote: In ZClasses it is possible to control where a ZClass instance should be permitted to be added, in other words show up in the factory listing in a ObjectManagers manage_main view. Didn't Itamar have a proposal/project on this? It's still unimplemented - you can view

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns example update....

2001-01-02 Thread Phillip J. Eby
At 03:08 PM 1/2/01 +1100, Itai Tavor wrote: Hi Steve, Steve Spicklemire wrote: "Itai" == Itai Tavor [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Itai Maybe with this Itai SkinScript: WITH Doers.getItem(self.doerID) CALCULATE Itai self.doerID=RESULT.id or '' ? But I'm not really sure about

Re: [Zope-dev] Conflict Errors

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
Chris McDonough wrote: The ZODB tries hard to avoid error conditions for you by retrying conflicting writes, but if you really pound the snot out of a particular object, it'll let you know. That's gotta be one for the Zope quotes board, if I could onyl remember the URL :-) and step

Re: [Zope-dev] Local Factories in Products

2001-01-02 Thread Shane Hathaway
Itamar Shtull-Trauring wrote: Chris Withers wrote: In ZClasses it is possible to control where a ZClass instance should be permitted to be added, in other words show up in the factory listing in a ObjectManagers manage_main view. Didn't Itamar have a proposal/project on this?

Re: [Zope-dev] How to confuse the publishing process

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
Steve Spicklemire wrote: Hi Chris, OK... you need to tell us where the index_html's are and what they have in them! ;-) Doesn't seem to matter what's in them... Say there's one in folder1 and one in folder2, which one should be used? Why are neither of them being used? cheers,

Re: [Zope-dev] ANNOUNCE: PartitionedFileStorage

2001-01-02 Thread Shane Hathaway
Chris Withers wrote: Shane Hathaway wrote: I just realized I could use the "patch" command to backport. So I made a new tarball. Have fun! http://www.zope.org/Members/hathawsh/PartitionedFileStorage/PartitionedFileStorage-0.0.1-2_2.tar.gz/view great :-) It's installed and

[Zope-dev] PartitionedFileStorage - Eek!

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
Shane Hathaway wrote: BTW, Evan helped me find and correct a bug. You'll only run into it if you set your partition size to less than the size of the largest ZODB objects. That's fixed in 0.0.2, right? Well, anyway, I changed the line in FileStorage.py as follows: # Use 0.5 GB

Re: [Zope-dev] dynamic permissions in zope

2001-01-02 Thread Steve Alexander
Steve Alexander wrote: I believe the latest LoginManager allows you to specify what roles a user has, and compute these each request, based on the details of the request. This is probably more useful than having dynamically computed permissions; While I can see how a user's roles will

Re: [Zope-dev] OracleStorage, and possibly others

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
Jim Fulton wrote: - Policies to control whether multiple revisions are stored or whether revisions are removed by packing on a object-by-object or transaction-by-transaction basis. You could keep significant historical revisions for important objects, such as Wiki pages,

Re: [Zope-dev] ANNOUNCE: PartitionedFileStorage

2001-01-02 Thread Steve Alexander
Shane Hathaway wrote: BTW, Evan helped me find and correct a bug. You'll only run into it if you set your partition size to less than the size of the largest ZODB objects. The new version of FileStorage.py in PartitionedFileStorage for 2.3 overwrites some of the changes made the

Re: [Zope-dev] What's 'section' in blocks[0] in block dtml tag?

2001-01-02 Thread Brett Carter
Lee, I've been diddling around with the same stuff. It took me a lot of introspection with printing of errors via MrCreosote/Spew. To answer your question, 'section' is an object which contains an attribute 'blocks'. If you want to render the dtml in there, you can run the 'render_blocks'

Re: [Zope-dev] PartitionedFileStorage - Eek!

2001-01-02 Thread Shane Hathaway
Chris Withers wrote: Shane Hathaway wrote: BTW, Evan helped me find and correct a bug. You'll only run into it if you set your partition size to less than the size of the largest ZODB objects. That's fixed in 0.0.2, right? Should be, although I just realized I don't know whether

Re: [Zope-dev] ANNOUNCE: PartitionedFileStorage

2001-01-02 Thread Shane Hathaway
Steve Alexander wrote: Shane Hathaway wrote: BTW, Evan helped me find and correct a bug. You'll only run into it if you set your partition size to less than the size of the largest ZODB objects. The new version of FileStorage.py in PartitionedFileStorage for 2.3 overwrites some

Re: [Zope-dev] Conflict Errors

2001-01-02 Thread Chris McDonough
Y'know since replying to this message originally, I've learned a lot about pickled representations of Zope objects and I think I can answer this more cogently: - Instances of classes which inherit from Persistence.Persistent are represented as an individual pickle. Their attributes are

Re: [Zope-dev] PartitionedFileStorage - Eek!

2001-01-02 Thread Jason Cunliffe
Shane Hathaway [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Now BerkeleyStorage is on its way and once that's ready, PartitionedFileStorage will have such a small audience that it won't be worth the trouble. Oh well, it was a fun experiment. Can you pleae expand on this.. what about BerkeleyStorage is on its

Re: [Zope-dev] PartitionedFileStorage - Eek!

2001-01-02 Thread Steve Alexander
Shane Hathaway wrote: Should be, although I just realized I don't know whether 0.0.2 was intended for Zope 2.2 or 2.3. There is no difference between the PartitionedFile.py files in the 2.2 and 2.3 versions, so I guess 0.0.2 will do as well for either. -- Steve Alexander Software Engineer

Re: [Zope-dev] PartitionedFileStorage - Eek!

2001-01-02 Thread Shane Hathaway
Steve Alexander wrote: Shane Hathaway wrote: Should be, although I just realized I don't know whether 0.0.2 was intended for Zope 2.2 or 2.3. There is no difference between the PartitionedFile.py files in the 2.2 and 2.3 versions, so I guess 0.0.2 will do as well for either. Silly

[Zope-dev] uncataloging objects

2001-01-02 Thread Robert Prosenc
hi there. i have certain problems with the catalog class. i have something over 9000 objects (all of the same type) cataloged, and it does not only take REAL long to reindex them (but hey, i could live with that), sometimes it also makes the python-process sort of 'hang up' - it merly crushes

[Zope-dev] ANN: CoreSessionTracking Release 0.4

2001-01-02 Thread Chris McDonough
Hello, A new development release of the "Core Session Tracking" product (0.4) is available at http://www.zope.org/Members/mcdonc/Products/CoreSessionTracking This release makes substantial interface and feature changes including using an internal mounted storage to provide an "internal" session

Re: [Zope-dev] dynamic permissions in zope

2001-01-02 Thread Tres Seaver
Steve Alexander [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Steve Alexander wrote: I believe the latest LoginManager allows you to specify what roles a user has, and compute these each request, based on the details of the request. This is probably more useful than having dynamically computed

[Zope-dev] Re: [Zope-PTK] A subclass from PortalMember of Membership Product andObjectManager won't list contained objectsObjectManager won't list contained objects

2001-01-02 Thread Tres Seaver
Dirksen wrote: My site is installed with the Membership system. I want to store some photos in each member. So I create a new member ZClass, subclassing PortalMember and ObjectManager, and set the 'manage_main' as the main view. Under the instance of this new member ZClass, I can add

RE: [Zope-dev] ANNOUNCE: PartitionedFileStorage

2001-01-02 Thread Magnus Heino (Rivermen)
But like I told ChrisW, I think BerkeleyStorage will fill the need that PartitionedFileStorage was only partitially addressing. How is the new BerkeleyStorage product coming along? /Magnus ### This message has been scanned by F-Secure Anti-Virus for

[Zope-dev] Allowed characters in Zope ids

2001-01-02 Thread Dieter Maurer
I recently read RFC 2396 which defines the generic URI syntax and especially the URL syntax. I recognized, that * Zope forbids many characters in ids (with the error message "not allowed in URLs"), that are legal characters in URL path segments: generally allowed in URL's:

Re: [Zope] How to store a dictionary in propert sheet?

2001-01-02 Thread chas
At 12:08 AM 01/02/2001 -0800, Dirksen wrote: Please give me a hint. Get the product TinyTablesPlus. You could create a "lines" property with something like: key1:value1 key2:value2 Then string split it and create the dictionary just before you need to use it. But I've found TinyTablesPlus to be

Re: [Zope] standard_error_message woes!

2001-01-02 Thread John Chandler
Just catching up on my mail... Gaaah! I'm totally miffed/pissed/confused/sad about this. I have Zope 2.2.4, and if I go to: http://docwhat.gerf.org:9673/fish (an non-existant object) I get the HTTPResponse.py _error_html() function as called by notFoundError(). As already mentioned,

Re: [Zope] standard_error_message woes!

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
John Chandler wrote: As already mentioned, not all errors (unfortunately) get handled by standard_error_message - authorisation being the main culprit. In addition, if an error occurs in a standard_error_message it'll also cause the plain, default error page to be displayed. Hurm... I

[Zope] [Ann] Squishdot 0.7.3 Released

2001-01-02 Thread Chris Withers
Squishdot 0.7.3 is now available to download from http://www.zope.org/Members/chrisw/Squishdot/ The following major changes were made: - Fixed TinyTable detection that got broken in 0.7.2. - Fixed problems with moderated Squishdot sites and searching. - Fixed the behaviour of

Re: [Zope] downgrading from 2.1.x from 2.2.0 to use NTuser authentication

2001-01-02 Thread Toby Dickenson
On Wed, 20 Dec 2000 13:15:22 -0800, Erik Myllymaki [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I would really like to use the jc/ntuserfolder products but see that they haven't been brought up to speed with the new 2.2.x security model. Will downgrading to 2.1.x render my site inaccessible? What will I have to

Re: [Zope] Zope vs. Enhydra

2001-01-02 Thread Stephane Bortzmeyer
On Friday 29 December 2000, at 18 h 52, the keyboard of [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: But really, has anyone had any experience with the *other* open source Web Application Server, Enhydra? Why, *the* other? There is only one? http://www.brics.dk/bigwig/

Re: [Zope] terrible kludge to set password

2001-01-02 Thread Mike Renfro
On Mon, Jan 01, 2001 at 04:29:24PM -0500, Kyler B. Laird wrote: I was unsuccessful at finding any examples of changing a user's password from DTML, but I did see a few requests for such functionality. http://www.zope.org/Members/tseaver/user_settable_passwords -- Mike Renfro / RD

Re: [Zope] Something missing in Python Methods

2001-01-02 Thread Pierre-Julien Grizel
Hi, Curtis... You're right for the word "method"... But that's in fact why they are not called "methods" anymore ! :-)) Don't blame Python Script team : it's a non-trivial problem, both for security and... feasibility reasons ! I don't know wether it actually works for Python Methods, but

[Zope] html_quote in python methods?

2001-01-02 Thread Jim Washington
I am using Python Methods a lot now. Good: no more dtml-with to get to the objects I need. Yay! no more worrying about closing blocks. Yay! OK, when I make a syntax error, there is no help in the traceback. My Python is getting better and better as a result. To give something back, I have a

Re: [Zope] Something missing in Python Methods

2001-01-02 Thread Evan Simpson
From: Curtis Maloney [EMAIL PROTECTED] What I want to know is, why can't Python Methods refer to anything not explicitly passed to them? I don't want to have to make everything that invokes the method have to know to pass it half a dozen objects. Isn't the idea of a method to be executed in

[Zope] manage_users( ) method

2001-01-02 Thread Mohan Baro
Happy new year everyone, all the best. Question: Where can I get the specifications for acl_users.manage_users()? Mohan. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of Kyler B. Laird Sent: Monday, January 01, 2001 4:29 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Zope] UNEXPECTED: Acquisition.Explicit may acquire implicitly

2001-01-02 Thread Pierre-Julien Grizel
Dieter Maurer wrote: While trying to understand, what the "bself= self.aq_explicit" in "OFS.DTMLMethod.__call__" should do, I detected an unexpected behaviour: usually, this "bself" acquires implicitly from its container (though not from its context) More precisely: if

[Zope] Re: Can't import objects ... is transparent folder still the reason ?

2001-01-02 Thread Shane Hathaway
Didier Georgieff wrote: I have a problem importing objects (Yihaw Folder derived from Object Manager) on 2.2.4 and Transparent Folder (see traceback at the end). Some months ago i had some similar problem with the first/removed Transparent Folder version. Is this same problem still there

[Zope] dtml-in: total??

2001-01-02 Thread Edwin Martin
Hello, I'm making a generic DTML-method which shows a bar like AltaVista does: [ previous] [1] [2] [3] [4] [next ] I need to know the number of rows the database returned. In appendix A of the Zope book, I see I can use total-name etc. How can I get the total number of rows, independent of

Re: [Zope] Editing the z2.py File

2001-01-02 Thread Stephane Bortzmeyer
On Friday 22 December 2000, at 18 h 56, the keyboard of Michael Bernstein [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Umm, even if *everything* else fails, you can still manually truncate the Data.fs file to remove the last transaction Well, this file is not human-readable so I do not really see how to

Re: [Zope] Zope vs. Enhydra

2001-01-02 Thread Luciano Ramalho
You may be interested to know that the HiperDOM project, currently in development by DC and my company, aims ot bring to Zope a template system similar to the XMLC of Enhydra. Check it out: http://www.zope.org/Members/mj/HiperDom In my opinion, you really can't compare Enhydra with Zope.

[Zope] Re: decline description (KMM493282C0KM)

2001-01-02 Thread Download.com Support
Hi there, Thanks for writing to CNET. Regards, CNET Support Services http://home.cnet.com/?tag=st.cn.support.2 *Please include original message in your reply* Original Message Follows: - Subject: Sub: U | Zope.org | Zope | Cross-platform | PC:Internet:Site

[Zope] Selection and Lines Properties for DTML Docs

2001-01-02 Thread Steve McMahon
I'm new to Zope and am interested in the use of document properties for separating content and design in documents (i.e., using dtml-var prop_name in the "edit" tab to insert properties defined on the "properties" tab. I've had success with simple text properties and would like to be able to

Re: [Zope] html_quote in python methods?

2001-01-02 Thread Andy McKay
Can you do an import in python methods? Still have to install and play with them. If so you can: from DT_Util import html_quote Theres probably a better way... as per DT_var.py -- Andy McKay, Developer. ActiveState. - Original Message - From: "Jim Washington" [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Zope] Sendmail examples

2001-01-02 Thread Marcus Mendes
steve smith wrote: Anyone have any good, real-world examples using DTML-Sendmail tags? Would especially appreciate examples integrating SQL queries. Ta! Steve ___ Zope maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Zope] CZAN Anyone?

2001-01-02 Thread Andy McKay
Lots of reasons, mainly motivated by laziness^H^H^H^H^H^H^H^H me not having the time to keep up with everything, I want to be informed automatically :) Cya Jonathan :) laziness is good, otherwise people would just keep doing things the hard way...

Re: [Zope] Selection and Lines Properties for DTML Docs

2001-01-02 Thread Andy McKay
Im not sure what you mean by "hide it from the user", it all depends upon the rights you give your user. If I create a lines property on my root folder called selection_list, I can then in folder /test/ make a property test_selection, type selection, value selection_list. The problem you --

Re: [Zope] Selection and Lines Properties for DTML Docs

2001-01-02 Thread Andy McKay
Im not sure what you mean by "hide it from the user", it all depends upon the rights you give your user. If I create a lines property on my root folder called selection_list, I can then in folder /test/ make a property test_selection, type selection, value selection_list. The problem you

Re: [Zope] Selection and Lines Properties for DTML Docs

2001-01-02 Thread Steve McMahon
At 10:08 AM 1/2/01, Andy McKay wrote: Im not sure what you mean by "hide it from the user", it all depends upon the rights you give your user. In this case, I just meant that it shouldn't appear in the properties list for the particular page. I want to give the editor of the particular

Re: [Zope] Selection and Lines Properties for DTML Docs

2001-01-02 Thread Andy McKay
Because acquistion can't find it. It can find all the objects in the folder and all the properties on a folder, but it doesn't go into each object and look at its properties... -- Andy McKay, Developer. ActiveState. - Original Message - From: "Steve McMahon" [EMAIL PROTECTED] To:

Re: [Zope] Selection and Lines Properties for DTML Docs

2001-01-02 Thread Tim Cook
Steve McMahon wrote: I'm new to Zope and am interested in the use of document properties for separating content and design in documents (i.e., using dtml-var prop_name in the "edit" tab to insert properties defined on the "properties" tab. I've had success with simple text properties and

Re: [Zope] CZAN Anyone?

2001-01-02 Thread Andy McKay
I did actually start toying with this on the holidays for the hell of it. But then got bored and started relaxing instead. Basically my first task was putting basic product info in a more friendly xml format... http://zope.agmweb.ca/Zope/products -- Andy McKay, Developer. ActiveState.

[Zope] HELP re: MailHost and Hotfix 2000_-12-08

2001-01-02 Thread Norman Khine
Hello, I am having difficulty in setting up the MailHost on the Zope Server. Every time I try I get an error: Zope has encountered an error while publishing this resource. Debugging Notice Zope has encountered a problem publishing your object. Cannot locate object at:

Re: [Zope] dtml-in: total??

2001-01-02 Thread Jonothan Farr
dtml-var sequence-length - Original Message - From: "Edwin Martin" [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2001 7:23 AM Subject: [Zope] dtml-in: total?? Hello, I'm making a generic DTML-method which shows a bar like AltaVista does: [ previous] [1]

[Zope] Problem installing zope products

2001-01-02 Thread Darrin Nova
Hello, I am having problems installing zope products (*.zexp files) using the import function. I have tried several products including TimeTracker-0.0.3.zexp, EvTracker.zexp, ZPhotoAlbum-1.0.zexp and others. I get the same error when trying to install these three. For example with Time

Re: [Zope] manage_users( ) method

2001-01-02 Thread Aleksander Salwa
On Tue, 2 Jan 2001, Mohan Baro wrote: Where can I get the specifications for acl_users.manage_users()? I know it's not the best answer, but you can read the source: ZOPE_DIR/lib/python/AccessControl/User.py [EMAIL PROTECTED], [EMAIL PROTECTED] /--\ | `long

Re: [Zope] HELP re: MailHost and Hotfix 2000_-12-08

2001-01-02 Thread Shane Hathaway
Norman Khine wrote: Hello, I am having difficulty in setting up the MailHost on the Zope Server. Every time I try I get an error: Zope has encountered an error while publishing this resource. Debugging Notice Zope has encountered a problem publishing your object. Cannot locate

[Zope] Advice on searching/indexing Word documents?

2001-01-02 Thread Bowyer, Alex
Our company has a repository of staff CVs (Resumes) as Word Documents and I am about to embark on creating a new feature for our Zope Intranet to allow project managers to search those documents for keywords such as particular skills or projects. I am thinking about several possibilities such as

RE: [Zope] Advice on searching/indexing Word documents?

2001-01-02 Thread sean . upton
I've been thinking about doing this. I wonder if there are any C filter libraries that read word docs. The word 2000 docs are supposedly non-binary, so you could proabaly write a parser of sorts in python or C/Lex; I used to write text filters in C and Lex for my previous employer - one of these

[Zope] Zope Projects in NL/Europe?

2001-01-02 Thread Jonathan
Hi all, Just wondering: are there any Zope projects are available in the Netherlands/Benelux/Europe? We did one last year but they seem hard to find. Are there commercial projects available or is Zope mostly used on internal projects? Is there any demand for Zope expertise around here? Reason

[Zope] Logica bruker Zope (...)

2001-01-02 Thread Morten W. Petersen
Se her dah.. -Morten [Alex Bowyer] | Our company has a repository of staff CVs (Resumes) as Word Documents and I | am about to embark on creating a new feature for our Zope Intranet to allow | project managers to search those documents for keywords such as particular | skills or projects. | |

[Zope] ANN: CoreSessionTracking Release 0.4

2001-01-02 Thread Chris McDonough
Hello, A new development release of the "Core Session Tracking" product (0.4) is available at http://www.zope.org/Members/mcdonc/Products/CoreSessionTracking This release makes substantial interface and feature changes including using an internal mounted storage to provide an "internal" session

Re: [Zope] Advice on searching/indexing Word documents?

2001-01-02 Thread Jonothan Farr
I used to write text filters in C and Lex for my previous employer - one of these days I will figure out how to extend python with C and do this. Here's one that's written entirely in Python: http://www.cosc.canterbury.ac.nz/~greg/python/Plex/ I've seen a couple of other implementations out

Re: [Zope] Advice on searching/indexing Word documents?

2001-01-02 Thread Phil Harris
Alex, If your running Zope on Win32 you could use COM to snatch the text fairly easily and quickly. The COM interface to Word is well documented in the help files (if they're not installed, you'll find them on the CD). I used this technique to create XML from Word in the past and it works

RE: [Zope] Advice on searching/indexing Word documents?

2001-01-02 Thread sean . upton
Cool. I'll have to take a look at this. Does anyone know if there is any effort aimed at writing document filters for use with Zope? A lot of commercial products used for knowledge management (like NextPage LivePublish, some Intranet search engines, etc) already have features like this, and I

[Zope] browser window as canvas for configurable objects?

2001-01-02 Thread Bob Sidebotham
I'm new to zope, so maybe these questions are naive. I have several objects that I want to display on my browser screen simultaneously. Each object lives in its own zope directory, and I can trivially include them in a bigger canvas using a table and dtml-with and dtml-var. So far so good. Each

Re: [Zope] Logica bruker Zope (...)

2001-01-02 Thread Morten W. Petersen
[Morten W. Petersen] | Se her dah.. Sorry guys. -Morten ___ Zope maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists -

Re: [Zope] Zope Projects in NL/Europe?

2001-01-02 Thread Henny van der Linde
Hi, From the Netherlands, - Original Message - From: "Jonathan" [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: "Zope Mailinglist" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, January 03, 2001 12:43 AM Subject: [Zope] Zope Projects in NL/Europe? Just wondering: are there any Zope projects are available in the

[Zope] Core Session Tracking kudos namespaces

2001-01-02 Thread Bob Sidebotham
1. The Core Session Tracking looks like it will be really helpful. I AM BLOWN AWAY BY THE QUALITY OF THE DOCUMENTATION. Congratulations for making really readable, easy to use installation and use instructions. Part of the reason I'm so blown away, of course, is that the quality of this

Re: [Zope] Advice on searching/indexing Word documents?

2001-01-02 Thread Jens Vagelpohl
if you're on linux check out WVWare: http://www.wvware.com it's a C library that handles all word doc formats since 6.0 or so jens On Tue, 02 Jan 2001, Bowyer, Alex wrote: Our company has a repository of staff CVs (Resumes) as Word Documents and I am about to embark on creating a new

Re: [Zope] Core Session Tracking kudos namespaces

2001-01-02 Thread Chris McDonough
1. The Core Session Tracking looks like it will be really helpful. I AM BLOWN AWAY BY THE QUALITY OF THE DOCUMENTATION. Congratulations for making really readable, easy to use installation and use instructions. Part of the reason I'm so blown away, of course, is that the quality of this

Re: [Zope] Core Session Tracking kudos namespaces

2001-01-02 Thread Bob Sidebotham
The advantage of the last form (below), is that you can use acquisition, and don't need to know whether the variable came from the session or from elsewhere. If you *really* want it to come from the session only, you can always add the "only" tag to the dtml-with call. In conjunction with this,

Re: [Zope] Core Session Tracking kudos namespaces

2001-01-02 Thread Bob Sidebotham
And as I've just figured out by trying to convert some stuff to sessions, a not unconsequential result of allowing session variables to be acquired (if only for read purposes), is that existing code is easier to adapt. I might now call a script without burying form variables or parameters in the

RE: [Zope] Advice on searching/indexing Word documents?

2001-01-02 Thread Bjorn Stabell
This is something I've been longing for a long time. Wvare is cool, and it should also be able to access properties of many Windows (OLE) documents, not just Word documents. I've been thinking about extending the File class so that it becomes aware of the different file types and allows access

Re: [Zope] Core Session Tracking kudos namespaces

2001-01-02 Thread Chris McDonough
Bob, Responding to both of your messages in this one... Actually, in the current implementation, session data objects are not acquirers, so the syntax you're advocating won't do what you think it might. Currently, nothing would be acquired, and the dtml-var a call will fail inside of a "with