Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2001-01-05 Thread Chris Withers
Christian Scholz wrote: yeah, this is exactly what I'm after too. I'd like the virtual objects the specialist is responsible for to have normal Zope management screens. Well, I think this shouldn't be too difficult to create. Just a subclass of Specialist and add some Contents-Tab,

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2001-01-04 Thread Chris Withers
Christian Scholz wrote: Well, virtual in the sense as a specialist is no real folder but can provide content from different sources. Thus what I mean is some mechanism which emulates objectIds() etc. so it looks to the user (and the ones using it via dtml) like a normal folder object.

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2001-01-04 Thread Christian Scholz
Hi! Well, virtual in the sense as a specialist is no real folder but can provide content from different sources. Thus what I mean is some mechanism which emulates objectIds() etc. so it looks to the user (and the ones using it via dtml) like a normal folder object. Somehow like the

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2001-01-03 Thread Christian Scholz
Hi! Actually should answer to these posts... ;-) On Thu, Dec 28, 2000 at 03:11:37PM -0500, Steve Spicklemire wrote: Hi Christian, Well, nobody else answered that I saw... so I'll take a crack at your questions "CS" == Christian Scholz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: CS Hi

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2001-01-03 Thread Christian Scholz
Hi Steve! On Thu, Dec 28, 2000 at 10:45:46PM +, Steve Alexander wrote: Steve Spicklemire wrote: CS 2. Is it planned to provide something like a virtual folder CS which acts like a normal object manager but is controlled via CS ZPatterns (so actually something like

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2000-12-28 Thread Steve Spicklemire
Hi Christian, Well, nobody else answered that I saw... so I'll take a crack at your questions "CS" == Christian Scholz [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: CS Hi there! CS Finally I managed to get a basic understanding of how to do CS things with ZPatterns ;-) So seems quite cool :)

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2000-12-28 Thread Steve Alexander
Steve Spicklemire wrote: CS 2. Is it planned to provide something like a virtual folder CS which acts like a normal object manager but is controlled via CS ZPatterns (so actually something like Folder with Customizer CS Support just without the "anchor" in ZODB. (would

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns question

2000-12-28 Thread Steve Alexander
Steve Alexander wrote: return getattr(container.path.to.somewhere, name) That's the simple version, and it won't give the traversed-to object the correct context most of the time. To do that, I'd need to use an external method, and use the __of__ method to give the returned object

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns Question

2000-08-10 Thread Phillip J. Eby
At 11:58 PM 8/9/00 +0100, Steve Alexander wrote: 1: ZClass instances can have PropertySheets added to them, independently of any sheets declared in the ZClass class definition. I've been working with Zope for a while, but this had never occurred to me. I guess this is just another one of those

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns Question

2000-08-09 Thread Steve Alexander
Thanks for your answers, Phillip. Here's what I've learned. I still need to try these out on a test system, to prove to myself that they work the way I think they do. 1: ZClass instances can have PropertySheets added to them, independently of any sheets declared in the ZClass class definition.

Re: [Zope-dev] ZPatterns Question

2000-08-08 Thread Phillip J. Eby
At 06:07 PM 8/8/00 +0100, Steve Alexander wrote: "Phillip J. Eby" wrote: Actually, neither relates. Property sheets created on ZClasses always have their data stored in attributes of the object itself, so if you want to control those property sheets you would not use a sheet provider at