Re: [Zope-dev] nasty persistence problem

2001-10-15 Thread Michel Pelletier
Tim McLaughlin wrote: Thanks Chris, I'll hold on to that for a rainier day. I just worked this one out in a very roundabout way ;) A product had gotten copied in that moved a Product class from one module to another even though everything else was the same. It seems that ZODB doesn't

Re: [Zope-dev] A modest proposal: Replace medusa with Twisted

2001-10-11 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 11 Oct 2001 03:28:32 -0700 kapil thangavelu [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: thanks for the license clarification. i didn't mean to suggest that its not a good idea to work on it. i was hoping that someone from zc would give some sort of status update to paul's statements from

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPL2.0

2001-10-11 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 11 Oct 2001 11:07:42 -0700 (PDT) Kapil Thangavelu [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Only a little bit more arm twisting needs to be done in order for RMS to approve ZPL 2.0 as GPL compatable. We're very close, it's just sometimes, tricky to get a straight answer when speaking in legal

Re: [Zope-dev] A modest proposal: Replace medusa with Twisted

2001-10-10 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Wed, 10 Oct 2001 16:05:06 +0200 Itamar Shtull-Trauring [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 2) Plugging in a different transports instead of TCP (e.g. SSL) is much easier in Twisted than medusa, as far as I can tell. In m2crypto's medusa ssl code very protocol needs its own subclass in order supports

Re: [Zope-dev] thread locking and ZODB

2001-09-13 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 13 Sep 2001 09:40:43 +1000 Terry Kerr [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Chris, I notice in the ZODB2 article that it states that the conflict resolution method should return the state of the object after resolving the differences.. However, in the example the method only returns the

Re: [Zope-dev] Where to send patches?

2001-09-10 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Mon, 10 Sep 2001 12:16:51 -0400 Jim Washington [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, All Since the Collector is down, where do we send patches if we are not cvs-authorized? I just discovered a not-too-clever hack to make the Find tab recurse through methods of Z Classes, which the margin of

Re: [Zope-dev] question on ZCatalog

2001-07-03 Thread Michel Pelletier
Zope-dev isn't the apropriate mailing list for this kind of question. You should ask your question on the [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list. This list is for developers. Have you read the Catalog documentation? http://www.zope.org/Members/michel/ZB/SearchingZCatalog.dtml -Michel On Tue, 3 Jul

Re: [Zope-dev] persistence

2001-06-28 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 28 Jun 2001, Mark McEahern wrote: I'm a Zope and Python newbie and I'm trying to utilize Persistence, but I've seen two different ways: import ZODB from Persistence import Persistent vs. from Globals import Persistent Are these different? If so, which is

Re: [Zope-dev] Hey Chris, question for you

2001-06-26 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Tue, 26 Jun 2001, Casey Duncan wrote: Ok, I was able to get it to work by instantiating a IISet around _unindex.keys() and passing that to difference (Thanks!), however, I notice an interesting side effect. Let's say you have a TextIndex on title and you do the following query: title !=

[Zope-dev] Re: restructuredtext

2001-06-21 Thread Michel Pelletier
I've cc:ed zope-dev in case anyone else is interested. On Thu, 21 Jun 2001, David Goodger wrote: The last time I downloaded and studied the CVS branch was in November 2000. At the time, the code wasn't very inviting. I just downloaded the CVS branch again, using the instructions in

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPL and GPL licensing issues

2001-06-20 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Wed, 20 Jun 2001, Gregor Hoffleit wrote: Hmm, I think this discussion doesn't belong to zope-dev. It's very informitive to me so far. I have no problem with discussing it here. -Michel ___ Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Zope-dev] Where did DocumentTemplate/VSEval.py go in 2.4.0a1?

2001-06-15 Thread Michel Pelletier
Should we make an alias for bw-compatability? -Michel On Fri, 15 Jun 2001, Evan Simpson wrote: Morten W. Petersen wrote: one of my products landed flat on its face when an ImportError was raised trying to import VSEval from DocumentTemplate; is there a new class / function of some

[Zope-dev] New Release of Zope Developer's Guide

2001-06-15 Thread Michel Pelletier
I'm happy to announce a new release of the Zope Developer's Guide, available in HTML format here: http://www.zope.org/Documentation/ZDG/ The new guide contains many improvements and elaborations over the previous HTML release, and has benefited from the review and contributions from many

Re: [Zope-dev] Structured Text Plus

2001-06-12 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Tue, 12 Jun 2001, Ian Clatworthy wrote: Andreas Jung wrote: - Original Message - From: Ian Clatworthy [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday, June 10, 2001 9:52 PM Subject: [Zope-dev] Structured Text Plus I've put together the design for an extended

Re: [Zope-dev] Boost.Python

2001-06-04 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Mon, 4 Jun 2001, James Treleaven wrote: Hi, I know that Zope has its own C++ binding mechanism for Python scripts, Eh? Zope uses the standard Python C API, like any other python system with C code. We don't have our own mechanism, nor do we use C++. but are there any complications

Re: [Zope-dev] Wildcards in TextIndex query. Do they work?

2001-05-29 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Tue, 29 May 2001, Erik Enge wrote: On Thu, 24 May 2001, Michel Pelletier wrote: the unsplitted, unl and unq are my debug flags, but you can see what happens: without parens the '*' has it's desired effect, with, it doesn't. Got a clue? Is this my bug, or ZCatalog's? Must

Re: [Zope-dev] bug in ZEO-1.0b3

2001-05-29 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Tue, 29 May 2001, Dyon Balding wrote: If the ZEO server goes down, the the client no longer tries to keep reconnecting. This appears to be something to do with the __closed attribute in zrpc.py. Is there a page to check the status of bugs in ZEO? When is the next version due out?

Re: [Zope-dev] Wildcards in TextIndex query. Do they work?

2001-05-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Erik Enge wrote: This query works: wil?car* This doesn't: (wil?car* or something else) and (word1 and word2) If the first works, then you are using a globbing vocabulary. The second one should work, but maybe there is a bug. Or perhaps your search

Re: [Zope-dev] Wildcards in TextIndex query. Do they work?

2001-05-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Erik Enge wrote: On Thu, 24 May 2001, Michel Pelletier wrote: If the first works, then you are using a globbing vocabulary. The second one should work, but maybe there is a bug. Or perhaps your search criteria is so strict that you are getting no results. Hm

Re: [Zope-dev] SearchIndex Splitter lowercase indexes?

2001-05-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Christian Robottom Reis wrote: Hi, I've been testing SearchIndex's Splitter here, and I'm finding the behaviour only a tiny bit strange: it converts the words it splits to lowercase. Is this intentional? Yes. Example: import SearchIndex.Splitter import

RE: [Zope-dev] Xron error!!!

2001-05-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Loren Stafford wrote: 5. You can truncate the bloated tail end of a Data.fs file using standard system tools. I don't remember how right at the moment, but a search in the mail archives on trucate and data.fs might be fruitful. Use the unix command 'split'. I immagine

Re: [Zope-dev] SearchIndex Splitter lowercase indexes?

2001-05-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Christian Robottom Reis wrote: On Thu, 24 May 2001, Michel Pelletier wrote: This is a very common indexing strategy to save space and make searches more relevant. Otherwise 'Dog' and 'dog' would return two completely different result sets. Fine. However

Re: [Zope-dev] ZCatalog Brains

2001-05-23 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Wed, 23 May 2001, Chris Withers wrote: Hi, Is it still fair game to use the data_record_normalized_score_ attibute of ZCatalog Brain objects? Yes. If so, is it accurate and meaningful? Only for queries involving text indexes, and even then it's not very meaningful. It takes the

Re: [Zope-dev] Simple Question

2001-05-23 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Wed, 23 May 2001, jawad haider wrote: I wanted to make a search form in which search criteria and search result will appear on the same page e.g.search criteria on the top and when the submit button is pressed the list of search results should be displayed in the bottom of the page.

Re: [Zope-dev] manage_workspace = index_html

2001-05-14 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Mon, 14 May 2001, The Doctor What wrote: What's going on? Is this a Mozilla problem? Yes. If so, why is lynx doing the same? Because lynx is broken too. How should I go about trouble shooting it? The problem is the client does not provide the right Basic authentication credentials

Re: [Zope-dev] ZEO Clients, broken servers, and Z2.pid

2001-05-10 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 10 May 2001, Anthony Baxter wrote: As far as I can see, ZEO clients don't write a pid to Z2.pid until after they've successfully connected to a storage. Is there a reason for this? Probably not. It's nothing to do with ZEO, z2.py does an 'import Zope' before it writes the z2.pid

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Server hanging :-(

2001-05-03 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 3 May 2001, Chris McDonough wrote: It's no problem, especially as Michel had insomnia last night and did it. ;-) My best stuff comes out when I can't sleep. Those of you who are interested in looking at it, check out the ever-growing Zope Developer's Guide (shame on you if you

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Server hanging :-(

2001-05-03 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 3 May 2001, Michel Pelletier wrote: On Thu, 3 May 2001, Chris McDonough wrote: It's no problem, especially as Michel had insomnia last night and did it. ;-) My best stuff comes out when I can't sleep. Those of you who are interested in looking at it, check out the ever

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Server hanging :-(

2001-05-02 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Wed, 2 May 2001, Chris McDonough wrote: The docs (available via the --help switch) go into some of this detail, but I agree that a narrative explaining how to approach it from a functional perspective would be a good thing. This should go in the debuggin and testing chapter of the dev

Re: [Zope-dev] reading the entire DB

2001-04-26 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 26 Apr 2001, nw_moriarty Last Name wrote: Jim Were you able to run the script I sent previously? I have attached it again. It demonstrates that the entire DB is read each time an item is read. It does this because your script creates and destroys the database connection every

Re: [Zope-dev] why is this more efficient

2001-04-23 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Mon, 23 Apr 2001, Tim McLaughlin wrote: Found this in the constructor for the File Product and I don't understand why it is more efficient. (I want to subclass a File, so this does have some purpose ;-)) Anybody got any ideas? # First, we create the file without data:

RE: [Zope-dev] getPhysicalPath?

2001-03-16 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Fri, 16 Mar 2001, Brian Lloyd wrote: To me, aswell. Is this documented somewhere? ;-) It's not in the Acquisition.stx in the ExtensionClass docs - probably they were never updated when it was added. I think that aq_chain is most useful as a debugging aid rather than something one

Re: [Zope-dev] FTP interface being worked on?

2001-03-12 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Mon, 12 Mar 2001, Fred Wilson Horch wrote: You may also find our documentation process interesting: http://www.zope.org/DocProjects/intro Yes, very interesting! But I'm sorry to see that the Developer's Guide is only in the planning stages. Here is some info that should go into

[Zope-dev] Re: [Zope] Search Features and Zope Directions Road Map

2001-02-27 Thread Michel Pelletier
Please do NOT cross post. -Michel On Mon, 26 Feb 2001, Ausum wrote: Zope is a great application server, the same as its soon to be released Content Management Framework, because of its bet on Python, everybody say it. Nevertheless, after reading the Directions Roadmap from DC, I was

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Development Roadmap Components

2001-02-27 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Tue, 27 Feb 2001, Jimmie Houchin wrote: While reading the Zope Development Roadmap about components I had a question. It says: """Components will be edited via the filesystem as .py files. Components will probably be checked into and out of Zope via a CVS like facility. Components can

[Zope-dev] Zope book now in public CVS

2001-02-23 Thread Michel Pelletier
Greetings! The Zope book is now available in raw (structured text) format in a sourceforge CVS repository. We are also using SF's bug tracking and other tools to allow you better report problems to us than just email. If you'd like to check the book out of CVS, follow the instructions on this

Re: [Zope-dev] Introducing ZopePrints.

2001-02-13 Thread Michel Pelletier
On 12 Feb 2001, Erik Enge wrote: The rationale behind this is that the community at large would benefit from this by having _real_life_ case studies so when their time has come to implement an application in Zope, they don't fall into the same traps and pitfalls we did. Instead of

Re: [Zope-dev] Interfaces Wiki Security Stuff

2001-02-07 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Tue, 6 Feb 2001 23:01:32 - "Chris Withers" [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: security. That wiki and lessons learned from it were used by us to create the Interface package that now comes with Zope. Is there anywhere I can find docs on that package? Yes, in the fishbowl:

Re: [Zope-dev] Creating IMAP and SMTP services for Zope

2001-02-03 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Sat, 3 Feb 2001, Morten W. Petersen wrote: Hi guys, I'm wondering about creating IMAP and SMTP services for Zope. Someone mentioned to me that extending (using?) the ZServer could be a Good Thing (tm). Could anyone point me in the right direction? I took a stab at IMAP once...

Re: [Zope-dev] Interfaces Wiki Security Stuff

2001-01-30 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Tue, 30 Jan 2001, Chris Withers wrote: Hi, How active/relevant is the interfaces wiki at: http://www.zope.org/Members/michel/Projects/Interfaces Not active, mostly relevant. I'm trying to figure out how RoleManagers, local roles, etc work and where the work of Zope Security is

Re: [Zope] PythonScripts documentation

2001-01-26 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Fri, 26 Jan 2001, Gerald Gutierrez wrote: Where is the latest documentation for PythonScripts located? The closest I found is http://www.zope.org/Members/4am/PythonMethod but it is dated and contains minimal information. I'm specifically interested in what I can do with them and

Re: [Zope] Editors [OT]

2001-01-25 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 25 Jan 2001, Chris Withers wrote: My wishlist would be: - Runs nicely on NT4 XEmacs - Syntax highlighting for Python, C, XML, HTML (and, although this is dreamworld stuff, DTML ;-) XEmacs - FTP or WebDAV editing built in as standard (or alternative solution, like cadaver

Re: [Zope] Perl Scripting in Zope

2000-12-15 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Fri, 15 Dec 2000, Mike Kelland wrote: I've got about 3/4 of my application built in Zope (entirely in dtml I'm afraid to say) but I'm reaching a point where it's difficult to continue with only DTML (things like complicated database structures and validation of input fields) and since I

Re: [Zope-dev] Gadfly and Zope 2.2.4

2000-12-11 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Sun, 10 Dec 2000, Josh Zeidner wrote: Hello, I tried to add a Gadfly Database connection to my Zope installation without changing any of the parameters and got an error message saying: "The parameter, connection, was omitted from the request." . What, if anything, am I doing

[Zope-dev] ANNOUNCE: Zope 2.3.0 alpha 1 Documentation Release

2000-12-11 Thread Michel Pelletier
On the heels of Brian's announcement, we are gurgling with joy to announce a sychronized release of the Zope Book for the Zope 2.3 alpha release. http://www.zope.org/Members/michel/ZB/ This release marks the first time the book and Zope are "in sync" enough for you to be able to fully try out

[Zope] Signed Zope Book Winners

2000-12-11 Thread Michel Pelletier
Last week we announced a content to win free, signed copies of the book for finding errors in the book releated to calling a Script a Method. We have winners! Thanks folks, there are real bugs my eyes missed, and we've fixed them all. As soon as the book hits our local shelves, we'll get your

Re: [Zope] ZPublisher and func(self,*args,**kw)

2000-12-09 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Sat, 9 Dec 2000, Andreas Jung wrote: Inside a product I tried to replace the following function def myfunc(self,arg1='',arg2='',REQUEST=None): by def myfunc(self,*args,**kw): to get a more generic interface. However in every case "args" and "kw" are empty when I output

Re: [Zope] New version of book uploaded

2000-12-08 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Fri, 8 Dec 2000, Bak@kedai wrote: On Friday 08 December 2000 09:07, Michel Pelletier wrote: Greetings, Read this carefully, you may end up with a free, signed copy of the Zope book. as ypu said, this whole chapter still uses python methods. Actually, the copy of the chapter

Re: [Zope] Failed upgrade to 2.2.4 - solutions?

2000-12-08 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Fri, 8 Dec 2000, Luke Tymowski wrote: Hello, I've just tried and failed to upgrade to 2.2.4 from 2.2.2. A python instance starts up and slowly swallows the CPU, ending with 99% of the CPU. A second python instance starts and doesn't do anything naughty. If I issue a ./stop,

Re: [Zope] Failed upgrade to 2.2.4 - solutions?

2000-12-08 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Fri, 8 Dec 2000, Luke Tymowski wrote: Hello To enable profiling, restart the Zope process with the environment variable PROFILE_PUBLISHER defined. The value of this variable should be the full system path to a file that will be used to dump a profile report when the

Re: [Zope-dev] Significance of the ZODB split?

2000-12-07 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Fri, 8 Dec 2000, Robin Becker wrote: Anyone know why AM Kuchling needs to split off a Sourceforge project based on ZODB? I don't think it's a "split", but AMK is using ZODB internally at his job, and externally with his own projects, so I can see him wanting to have some control over the

[Zope] New version of book uploaded

2000-12-07 Thread Michel Pelletier
Greetings, Read this carefully, you may end up with a free, signed copy of the Zope book. That's right, Amos and I have just gotten done adding all kinds of new stuff to the book, and in particular we made quite a few changed from "Python Method" to "Python Script". This was a task more subtle

Re: [Zope] New version of book uploaded

2000-12-07 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 7 Dec 2000, jimbo wrote: I meant to paste this link in the last posting. I had the wrong title. http://lists.zope.org/pipermail/zope/2000-December/036772.html And when do I get my book? Slow down jimbo I haven't even eaten dinner yet! We got yer submission. And can I get

Re: [Zope-dev] ZUnit - feedback convocation

2000-12-04 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Thu, 30 Nov 2000, Lalo Martins wrote: Hi all I'trying to write a document on ZUnit and Unit Testing in general, following Michel's and Amos' documentation process. I wrote an outline, and now I'm stuck :-) anyone with a few free moments is welcome to take a look and send me some words.

Re: [Zope-dev] ZUnit - feedback convocation

2000-12-04 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Mon, 4 Dec 2000, Lalo Martins wrote: In the first section, remove "where does it come from" if the section involves the history of unit testing. I'd say the history lesson is out of scope. ;) I would add a section in the beginning "Why do you want to use it". The first

Re: [Zope] Patch to avoid hypenation variables and more

2000-12-04 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Mon, 4 Dec 2000, Tino Wildenhain wrote: Hi there, finally I want to release my patch for the in-tag. I hope it finds its way into the source-tree. I was sick writing such ugly constructs as _[_['sequence-item']] and so on, so I patched DT_In.py and DT_InSV.py (in

Re: [Zope] Public CVS Zope won't compile (fwd)

2000-12-03 Thread Michel Pelletier
On Sun, 3 Dec 2000, Chris Gray wrote: Did a fresh checkout but "python w_pcgi.py" chokes at: Writing the pcgi resource file (ie cgi script), /home/cpgray/zope_cvs_run/Zope2/Zope.cgi chmod 0755 /home/cpgray/zope_cvs_run/Zope2/Zope.cgi Traceback (innermost last): File "w_pcgi.py", line

Re: [Zope] IP address and US city name

2000-12-02 Thread Michel Pelletier
Hung Jung Lu wrote: From: Bill Anderson [EMAIL PROTECTED] Hung Jung Lu wrote: Hi, I know that IP addresses in the USA follow a strict pattern of geographical locations. (Most other countries don't do that.) Does anyone know where I can get a copy of the table of IP

Re: [Zope] Installation and Startup

2000-12-02 Thread Michel Pelletier
Norm LaDuke wrote: I have installed Zope on a 300Mhz K6 machine with 92 Megs of RAM running Windows 98. It seemed to install ok except that it didn't ask if I wanted to run as a service (as the documentation said it would). Could you point out to me, precisely, where the documentation says

Re: [Zope-dev] ZUnit - feedback convocation

2000-11-30 Thread Michel Pelletier
Lalo Martins wrote: Hi all I'trying to write a document on ZUnit and Unit Testing in general, following Michel's and Amos' documentation process. I wrote an outline, and now I'm stuck :-) anyone with a few free moments is welcome to take a look and send me some words. Also, anyone very

[Zope-dev] Meta-data clarification and Interface interfaces

2000-11-29 Thread Michel Pelletier
In my proposal: http://www.zope.org/Wikis/Interfaces/ExtensibleMetaData I mention interface object meta-data like pre/post conditions. This spurned a lot of interesting conversation, and I wanted to clarify some bits that I picked up from the thread. The proposal is not in any way trying to

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope.org done broke

2000-11-29 Thread Michel Pelletier
Oops. Sorry for the spam. Nothing to see here folks, move along. -Michel ___ Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists -

Re: [Zope-dev] RFC: Python/Zope Interfaces: ZCatalog

2000-11-28 Thread Michel Pelletier
Chris Withers wrote: Ken Manheimer wrote: I'm not expert on eiffel or even interfaces, but my understanding having interface "specification very near to the implementation" is misleading, at best. The key thing is that there may be many implementations, all of which should be

Re: [Zope-dev] objectValues performance

2000-11-28 Thread Michel Pelletier
Brett Carter wrote: Ok, I'll bite. Why doesn't the standard folder scale? Seems like a design flaw to me - why doesn't the default folder use catalogs or BTrees? -Brett Because massive scale is not a requirment of folders, they are meant to organize content for humans, not to be

[Zope-dev] Interface Meta Data proposal

2000-11-28 Thread Michel Pelletier
I've added a sub-proposal to the Interface proposal for describing additional meta-data with Interface objects: http://www.zope.org/Wikis/Interfaces/ExtesableMetaData Please comment about this interesting possibility. -Michel ___ Zope-Dev maillist

Re: [Zope-dev] Re: [Geeks] Interface Meta Data proposal

2000-11-28 Thread Michel Pelletier
Chris McDonough wrote: Is security really a part of an object's interface? Maybe. Are examples? Also maybe. It's documentation, so specific systems that use interfaces may want to be able to extend the kinds of information they can associate with interface elements. I thought this was

Re: [Zope] ZCatalog and LoginManager - be aware.

2000-11-28 Thread Michel Pelletier
Oliver Bleutgen wrote: Hi, I just wanted to mention a IMO bad pitfall when using ZCatalog, for the sake of sparing others some time. I'm running Zope 2.2.2 with LoginManager with SQL in a subfolder and was getting the following error when trying to find dtml-documents into ZCatalog:

Re: [Zope-dev] RFC: Python/Zope Interfaces

2000-11-27 Thread Michel Pelletier
Dieter Maurer wrote: Michel Pelletier writes: Also, defining the interface seperately keep the two things apart, impementation and interface, and doesn't allow you to sneak in a new method unless you also sneak it into the interface, thus making a stronger "contract" wit

[Zope-dev] Lots more in the interfaces Wiki

2000-11-27 Thread Michel Pelletier
Hello, I have added a lot more content to the interfaces wiki at: http://www.zope.org/Wikis/Interfaces/FrontPage (note, this is not the old interfaces wiki, which is link to from here). This wiki is the realization of last weeks interfaces proposal:

Re: [Zope] newbie question: Redirect from Python?

2000-11-27 Thread Michel Pelletier
Paul Winkler wrote: seb bacon wrote: * Paul Winkler [EMAIL PROTECTED] [001127 19:54]: I want the user to be sent to a particular URL after calling the product's manage_add method. How can I do that? The URL I want is REQUEST['URL3']. I've tried

Re: [Zope] DC request re: Objection to Python Script Name

2000-11-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
Ron Bickers wrote: On Thu, 23 Nov 2000, Chris Withers wrote: To Hamish, the other Chris, and anyone else who's going to jump in on this. To be quite blunt, this has now been _decided_ as I understand it. So it's pointless to keep arguing and suggesting new and different names. We

Re: [Zope] Objection to Python Script Name

2000-11-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
Jason Cunliffe wrote: 2. Fixes the OReilly book in some sensible manner - add highly legible note on Page 1, update the index in useful manner to catch the differences. Oh I'll be doing that one, no worries there. 3. Will explain to me 100% clearly what difference there is now between a

Re: [Zope] Newbie Question Fixed but continuing.

2000-11-24 Thread Michel Pelletier
Dany Rioux wrote: Thanks Philipp and Jim, It worked! But... (there's always a but! :) I thought I was clever when I thought about naming my news files news999, news998 etc, thinking it would parse the directory and print the news sorted by their names. So news998 would be printed before

Re: [Zope-dev] Interface localization: zzLocale 0-0-4a release

2000-11-22 Thread Michel Pelletier
Can we see a screenshot of what the Zope managment interface looks like in Japanese? (just a personal curiousity) -Michel Yves-Eric Martin wrote: Hello, Since the SkinnableAndLocalizable project is on hold, and since people here in Japan and other non-english speaking countries

Re: [Zope] Still More Problems On the Install...

2000-11-19 Thread Michel Pelletier
Ben Ocean wrote: At 11:14 AM 11/19/2000 -0500, you wrote: Are you sure you need the source version? The binary is easier to install. Well, that *was* easier (now that I figured out which is which). First of all, apologies to all you hard-core techies for whom this is so easy, *but*... I

[Zope] The new Python Method renaming Poll

2000-11-16 Thread Michel Pelletier
http://www.zope.org/Members/michel/Scratch/Poll Hope Netscape doesn't mess up my formatting on the rest of this. The above link goes to the HTML version if it does! -Michel The New and Improved Python Method Poll We recently held a poll on Zope.org about renaming Python Methods. The

Re: [Zope] The new Python Method renaming Poll

2000-11-16 Thread Michel Pelletier
Andrew Kenneth Milton wrote: +---[ Michel Pelletier ]-- | | asking the question "Who is buried in Grant's tomb?". Duh. Perhaps for the non-americans, someone can tell us why the answer to this is 'nobody.' Oops. Ulysses S. Grant is buried in Gr

Re: [Zope] How do I form an XML-RPC query to a remote server?

2000-11-15 Thread Michel Pelletier
Tony McDonald wrote: Hi all, I'm experimenting with collating data from a remote database that uses XML-RPC. I can send it messages like; import xmlrpclib medweb = xmlrpclib.Server("http://bogus.server.com") medweb.getImages('scar') '?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"

Re: [Zope] Are there any man pages out there for these functions?

2000-11-10 Thread Michel Pelletier
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Howdy Folks, I'm looking for man pages on these dtml functions? I'm finding it terribly difficult and frustration to figure out how to properly program in dtml since I can't do a man on a funtion (ie:man objectValues) and read about what parameters the function

Re: [Zope] Zope Book (Error and Suggestion)

2000-11-08 Thread Michel Pelletier
The Doctor What wrote: At least I think it's an error (either in my understanding or in the book). First off, I think the books great. Finally something that's trying to explain what's going on. Zope looks so cool, but it's been hard for a hardcode PHP and Perl programmer like me to get

[Zope] [Fwd: [Zope-dev] Vote on the new name for Python Methods!]

2000-11-07 Thread Michel Pelletier
Please vote folks! -Michel Shane Hathaway wrote: Being Election Day in the United States, now is a good time to vote on the new name for Python Methods. Python Methods are a relatively new concept for Zope. They give you the features of DTML, such as through-the-web editing and

Re: [Zope-dev] ZClasses not copyable - why?

2000-11-06 Thread Michel Pelletier
Philipp Auersperg wrote: It is not posible to copy ZClasses, when I try to copy a ZClass in the Management Interface I get the error:'The Item 'blorf' does not support that operation' I digged into that and found that in the ZClass.py there exists a method def cb_isCopyable:

Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-11-06 Thread Michel Pelletier
Robin Becker wrote: In article [EMAIL PROTECTED], Michel Pelletier [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes Robin Becker wrote: ... I belive all reference to xslt methods has been removed. Python methods will be part of the 2.3 release, and Perl methods are mentioned in the book as being a component

Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-11-05 Thread Michel Pelletier
"Jan H. Haul" wrote: The point is that we should be able to give meaningful feedback, like "page 147, line 15: there should be their" (a totally made-up example, do not go hunting for that one). It just does not do to quote full sentences and have the copyeditor search for all that stuff.

Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-11-05 Thread Michel Pelletier
Robin Becker wrote: I agree about the numbering, but even more I would like to know which version of Zope the book is supposed to be about. When it hits the shelves, it will be about 2.3. After that, we will maintain the book to be in sync with the current release according to the

[Zope] More updates on documentation documentation

2000-11-05 Thread Michel Pelletier
I've added more updates on documentation and worked in the comments recieved from Shane. To help you help us, I added some text on where we need the most attention, check the CurrentIssues for more info. http://dev.zope.org/Wikis/DevSite/Projects/DocumentationProcess/FrontPage This process

Re: [Zope] insert but updates don't work

2000-11-04 Thread Michel Pelletier
Graham Chiu wrote: I have this rather curious problem with Zope 2.1.3 on WinNT. I have a zsql query which returns a number of records. I want to do an update on the same table that is being queried for each record returned, but get an authentication challenge that I can not pass. If

Re: [Zope] UML

2000-11-04 Thread Michel Pelletier
Douglas Daniel Del Frari wrote: Greetings! I am graduation student and I come using the platform zope for development of systems directed to education. Cool. One of the main doubts when using zope, not only the syntax, but also as to use it to develop applications using

Re: [Zope] zope book AppendixA error

2000-11-03 Thread Michel Pelletier
Didier Georgieff wrote: Hello, I guess DC people is already aware, but i get an error since yesterday while pointing to ZB/AppendixA.html Document Template Parse Error invalid parameter: "="Expression"]...", for tag dtml-let [Name=Variable][Name="Expression"]..., on line

Re: [Zope] error in Zope book

2000-11-03 Thread Michel Pelletier
michael angelo ruberto wrote: in chapter 5 the example Creating a File Library has an error in the sorting method. ---ERROR --- dtml-in expr="objectValues('File')" ~this should be dtml-in

[Zope-dev] Documentation Documentation

2000-11-02 Thread Michel Pelletier
Greetings, Amos and I have done some work in the fishbowl this week. We have started a new project to define the process for writing Zope documentation. This fishbowl project can be found at: http://dev.zope.org/Wikis/DevSite/Projects/DocumentationProcess/FrontPage The idea here is to open

Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-11-01 Thread Michel Pelletier
Fred Yankowski wrote: I agree completely that the Zope Book beta will get more reviewers, and better feedback to the authors, if it is available as PDF. I agree, but this is completely out of our hands and we must focus more on content issues at this point then distribution issues. All of

Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-11-01 Thread Michel Pelletier
Tim Lynch wrote: I wholeheartedly agree with Jason and Chris. I would very much appreciate a PDF version that could be easily printed, or read with Adobe's Reader. I hope there is no hesitation over making a PDF version available because of fear it will cut into sales of the bound volume. I

Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-11-01 Thread Michel Pelletier
Jason Cunliffe wrote: - Original Message - From: Chris Withers [EMAIL PROTECTED] Not yet. I think that O'Reilly doesn't want us to produce any more public versions of the book until it is published. I'm double checking with them right now. Take a look at the copyright

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-book] Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-10-31 Thread Michel Pelletier
Wolfgang Strobl wrote: On 31 Oct 2000, at 10:39, Amos Latteier wrote: I believe that O'Reilly doesn't want the book redistributed before it is printed. It's gone. I'll recheck with them. No need to. But what is the meaning of This is the one to print out and give to your

Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-10-31 Thread Michel Pelletier
Chris Withers wrote: There a PDF of it anywhere? No, we won't produce one until the book goes to an open content license when it hits the shelf. -Michel cheers, Chris Michel Pelletier wrote: Amos and I are gibbering like madmen with excitement to announce the Zope Book Beta

Re: [Zope-dev] Streaming?

2000-10-30 Thread Michel Pelletier
Lalo Martins wrote: Never mind, I found it. Just for the record, if anyone else needs this: snip I don't know if this is documented somewhere, but it does what I wanted. It is documented in the online help system, under API documentation, under the 'Response' object. -Michel

[Zope] Zope Book Beta

2000-10-30 Thread Michel Pelletier
Amos and I are gibbering like madmen with excitement to announce the Zope Book Beta. This is the complete, technical draft of the book with all screenshots (but minus illustrations, those are on there way!). Some other things like a colophon and information about the authors is missing. The

Re: [Zope] dtml-while

2000-10-29 Thread Michel Pelletier
Diego Rodrigo Neufert wrote: Why there isnt a dtml-while function in Zope? DTML is not meant to be used for general purpose, logic programming. It's a presentation and layout language. Additionally, a while construct would allow you to create indeterminate loops: dtml-while 1 ...

Re: [Zope-dev] Michel's Reply

2000-10-25 Thread Michel Pelletier
Toby Dickenson wrote: Sorry for the delay (book ... crushing ... head ... ) Perhaps the hippo analogy isnt helping, so heres a more concrete example. In zope today it is possible for a user who has been granted the 'View Management Screens' permission in *one* folder to create a one-line

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