[Zope-dev] Zope Book 2.7 edition

2005-12-22 Thread Andreas Jung
Chris, what do you think about moving the current version of the ZB hosted on plope.com back on zope.org. The quickstart page of Zope still points to the 2.6 edition. I would like to get of the 2.6 edition and call it just Zope Book + the data of the last modification. Since we can

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-25 Thread Paul Winkler
On Fri, Apr 08, 2005 at 06:58:31PM +0200, Dieter Maurer wrote: Lennart Regebro wrote at 2005-4-8 10:59 +0200: ... On Apr 8, 2005 8:48 AM, Chris Withers [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ... Which The Zope Book are you referring to? The 2.6 one on Zope.org? The 2.7 one on Plope.com? The 3

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-24 Thread Dieter Maurer
Lennart Regebro wrote at 2005-4-8 10:59 +0200: ... On Apr 8, 2005 8:48 AM, Chris Withers [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ... Which The Zope Book are you referring to? The 2.6 one on Zope.org? The 2.7 one on Plope.com? The 3.whatever one somewhere-I-don't-know? I would expect it to be featured

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-12 Thread Dario Lopez-Kästen
that promised to deliver but has not done so 100% yet, is it possible to checkout the Zope Book from cvs or svn? That'd help a lot in terms of incrementally adding stuff, at least for me. Thanks, /dario -- -- --- Dario Lopez-Kästen, IT Systems

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-12 Thread Chris McDonough
, and it will be a fairly organic process again. I hate it, but whatever. - C Speaking of which, and being one of the people that promised to deliver but has not done so 100% yet, is it possible to checkout the Zope Book from cvs or svn? That'd help a lot in terms of incrementally adding stuff

[Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Chris Withers
Dieter Maurer wrote: When will they feature in *the* Zope Book? Which The Zope Book are you referring to? The 2.6 one on Zope.org? The 2.7 one on Plope.com? The 3.whatever one somewhere-I-don't-know? It's the age old documentation problem coming back to bite us again :-S cheers, Chris

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Lennart Regebro
On Apr 8, 2005 8:48 AM, Chris Withers [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dieter Maurer wrote: When will they feature in *the* Zope Book? Which The Zope Book are you referring to? The 2.6 one on Zope.org? The 2.7 one on Plope.com? The 3.whatever one somewhere-I-don't-know? I would expect

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Chris McDonough
:59:46AM +0200, Lennart Regebro wrote: On Apr 8, 2005 8:48 AM, Chris Withers [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dieter Maurer wrote: When will they feature in *the* Zope Book? Which The Zope Book are you referring to? The 2.6 one on Zope.org? The 2.7 one on Plope.com? The 3

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Lennart Regebro
document it. Then we'll concentrate on getting 2.9s Zope3 support to be more Zope3-ish, and documenting the differences into a Zope2.9 book. ;) I don't have an overview of what needs to be done on the Zope book in general though. -- Lennart Regebro, Nuxeo http://www.nuxeo.com/ CPS Content

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Paul Winkler
concentrate on getting 2.9s Zope3 support to be more Zope3-ish, and documenting the differences into a Zope2.9 book. ;) Yes, I'm sure we will ;-) I don't have an overview of what needs to be done on the Zope book in general though. Well, the chapter-by-chapter editing is still not done. See http

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Lennart Regebro
On Apr 8, 2005 5:59 PM, Paul Winkler [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: OK, but there should at least be a pointer to something to read for people wanting to get started with 2.8.0/Five. I haven't yet looked at any of the Five stuff. Is there at least a README? :) Sure. I don't guarantee that it's

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Paul Winkler
On Fri, Apr 08, 2005 at 06:06:57PM +0200, Lennart Regebro wrote: On Apr 8, 2005 5:59 PM, Paul Winkler [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Well, the chapter-by-chapter editing is still not done. See http://plope.com/Books/zb_signup for an overview of the known tasks to be done. OK, but that's better

Re: [Zope] The Zope Book

2005-04-08 Thread Stephan Richter
On Friday 08 April 2005 11:22, Paul Winkler wrote: The primary problem with the Zope Book is still the relative scarcity of resources (i.e. editors with time to work on it). The secondary problem with the Zope Book is that it's showing its age: the choice and organization of topics is IMHO

[Zope-dev] Zope Book at ZopeWiki.org

2004-04-22 Thread Chris Withers
Andreas Jung wrote: Yeah...just had a look a zopewiki.org it seems to be a great place. I wonder why we were not able to built a such place there were it would belong to: zope.org? Indeed. I shall see if I can put some input there... Any chance ZopeWiki.org could become the master location for

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book at ZopeWiki.org

2004-04-22 Thread Chris McDonough
On Thu, 2004-04-22 at 02:56, Chris Withers wrote: Any chance ZopeWiki.org could become the master location for the book? It's got a much nicer UI than Zope.org... Every few weeks or so I go and clean out (sometimes hundreds of) test and fglrldjksjds and you suck! comments in the BackTalk

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book at ZopeWiki.org

2004-04-22 Thread Lennart Regebro
From: Chris Withers [EMAIL PROTECTED] Any chance ZopeWiki.org could become the master location for the book? It's gonna be hard to get a printable book out of a Wiki... ___ Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book at ZopeWiki.org

2004-04-22 Thread Stephan Richter
On Thursday 22 April 2004 03:31, Lennart Regebro wrote: Today 03:31:57 From: Chris Withers [EMAIL PROTECTED] Any chance ZopeWiki.org could become the master location for the book? It's gonna be hard to get a printable book out of a Wiki... I tried this and I can tell you that a Wiki is

[Zope-dev] zope book volunteering

2002-12-11 Thread Chris McDonough
I am incredibly happy to report that many folks are signing up to edits chapters of the Zope Book in preparation for the upcoming Zope 2.6.1 release! It's really beating the cynicism out of me! ;-) As a matter of fact, so many people are signing up that I'm getting *multiple* submissions

Re: [Zope-dev] zope book volunteering

2002-12-11 Thread Chris McDonough
On Wed, 2002-12-11 at 20:14, Chris McDonough wrote: Here are the chapters in the 2.6 edition of the Zope Book ( http://www.zope.org/Documentation/Books/ZopeBook/2_6Edition/index_html ) that are not yet spoken for: Maintaining Zope Extending Zope (ZClasses) Advanced DTML Searching

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-09 Thread Matthew T. Kromer
Jeffrey P Shell wrote: But SQL Method DTML is very very very very nice. It has a lot of type enforcement/safety measures (ie - autoquoting SQL Strings, ensuring that a 'sqlvar type=float' operation is inserting a float); a lot of *very* nice features for generating 'where' clauses (the

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-09 Thread Jeffrey P Shell
On Saturday, December 7, 2002, at 04:11 AM, Tino Wildenhain wrote: Hi Chris, --On Freitag, 6. Dezember 2002 21:27 -0500 Chris McDonough [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Fri, 2002-12-06 at 19:13, Tino Wildenhain wrote: These are exactly the things you shouldn't neither do in DTML nor in ZPT :-)

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-09 Thread Allen Schmidt
: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance erm... would advanced DTML not be the short sentence: avoid DTML where you can? ;) That'd be ok, except that DTML can of course do things that ZPT can't, yada yada yada. Btw. did you think of putting the whole DTML stuff at the end

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-07 Thread Tino Wildenhain
with ZPT to provide output into HTML. Then the usual things like Catalog, ZSQL, important API parts, etc. Don't you think this would be clearer for the beginner? Sure. I'd love to rewrite the entirety of the Zope Book. But please notice that I'm asking for help finishing the existing chapters, so I

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-07 Thread Chris McDonough
On Sat, 2002-12-07 at 06:11, Tino Wildenhain wrote: Hi Chris, --On Freitag, 6. Dezember 2002 21:27 -0500 Chris McDonough [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Fri, 2002-12-06 at 19:13, Tino Wildenhain wrote: These are exactly the things you shouldn't neither do in DTML nor in ZPT :-) What

Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-06 Thread Tino Wildenhain
Hi, --On Donnerstag, 5. Dezember 2002 23:20 -0500 Chris McDonough [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: ... Advanced DTML: http://www.zope.org/Documentation/Books/ZopeBook/2_6Edition/AdvDTML.stx erm... would advanced DTML not be the short sentence: avoid DTML where you can? ;) Btw. did you think of

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-06 Thread Chris McDonough
erm... would advanced DTML not be the short sentence: avoid DTML where you can? ;) That'd be ok, except that DTML can of course do things that ZPT can't, yada yada yada. Btw. did you think of putting the whole DTML stuff at the end for reference only to help migrating old products and turn

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-06 Thread Tino Wildenhain
Hi Chris, --On Freitag, 6. Dezember 2002 09:50 -0500 Chris McDonough [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: erm... would advanced DTML not be the short sentence: avoid DTML where you can? ;) That'd be ok, except that DTML can of course do things that ZPT can't, yada yada yada. These are exactly the

Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-06 Thread Chris McDonough
show how one uses the scripts with ZPT to provide output into HTML. Then the usual things like Catalog, ZSQL, important API parts, etc. Don't you think this would be clearer for the beginner? Sure. I'd love to rewrite the entirety of the Zope Book. But please notice that I'm asking for help

[Zope-dev] Zope Book call for assistance

2002-12-05 Thread Chris McDonough
Hi, Time has rolled around for me to ask for assistance with editing the most recent edition of the Zope Book. A 2.6 edition of the Zope Book exists at http://www.zope.org/Documentation/Books/ZopeBook/2_6Edition/index_html. It has many new chapters and a most existing chapters have been

[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

[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-dev] Zope Book Question: 'context' doesn't work in PythonMethods

2000-11-20 Thread Ken Manheimer
On Mon, 20 Nov 2000, Shane Hathaway wrote: They are using an unreleased version of the Python Methods product. AFAIK the only thing holding up the release of the new Python Methods is the renaming. (I believe the version in question is available from the public CVS repository, as the

[Zope] OT Zope book images - PDF

2000-11-01 Thread Eric Walstad
In light of all the hubbub about the Zope book, I thought I would try and make my own copy of it in PDF format (just for me, of course). I'm finding that Acrobat doesn't know how to convert the PNG image file type used in the Zope Book. (or rather, I don't know how to get it to work !) Anyone

Re: [Zope] OT Zope book images - PDF

2000-11-01 Thread Phil Harris
000 12:58 AM Subject: [Zope] OT Zope book images - PDF | In light of all the hubbub about the Zope book, I thought I would try and | make my own copy of it in PDF format (just for me, of course). I'm finding | that Acrobat doesn't know how to convert the PNG image file type used in the | Zope Book.

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

2000-10-31 Thread Amos Latteier
Wolfgang Strobl wrote: On 30 Oct 2000, 17:32 Michel Pelletier wrote: Amos and I are gibbering like madmen with excitement to announce the Zope Book Beta. [...] Great! For my own use, I'Ve just created a fully indexed MS-Windows HTMHelp-Version, see http://www.zope.org/Members

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

2000-10-31 Thread Wolfgang Strobl
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 friends as christmas gifts, folks, so

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

2000-10-31 Thread Wolfgang Strobl
On 31 Oct 2000, at 12:54, Michel Pelletier wrote: That was a joke. Sorry. Uh, oh. Well, my thought was as follows: people are already annoucing making PDF versions, which are a much greater potential harm to to the number of sales of a printed book.With a good pdf file, I can get to my

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

2000-10-31 Thread Phil Harris
PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; "Amos Latteier" [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, October 31, 2000 10:08 PM Subject: Re: [Zope] Re: [Zope-book] Re: [Zope] Zope Book Beta | On 31 Oct 2000, at 12:54, Michel Pelletier wrote: | | That was a joke. Sorry. |

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

2000-10-31 Thread Dennis Nichols
At 10/31/00 11:08 PM, Wolfgang Strobl wrote: For example; I have HTML help versions _and_ printed copies of the - outdated - Zope docs, and one of each from the actual howto-collection, and I'm using them both. Wolfgang - How about putting up your HTML help version of the howto-collection? That

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

2000-10-31 Thread Jeff Hoffman
On Tue, 31 Oct 2000, Wolfgang Strobl wrote: On 31 Oct 2000, at 12:54, Michel Pelletier wrote: That was a joke. Sorry. Uh, oh. Well, my thought was as follows: people are already annoucing making PDF versions, which are a much greater potential harm to to the number of sales of a

[Zope] New Zope Book

2000-07-28 Thread Sven Hohage
Hi, when do you think there will be the first part of the O'Reilly-book be online?? I thought in August there should be partly online. ___ Zope maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope ** No cross posts or HTML