Re: [Zope3-Users] New User: Zope 2, or Zope 3?

2006-02-09 Thread Behrang Dadsetan
Hi Chris, I think the others already gave you the typical answers for the rest of your mail. On 2/9/06, Chris Cogdon [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So, my question is... should I stick with Zope 2 for the moment (with its plethora of documentation), or dive right into Zope 3 and battle it out (and

Re: [Zope3-Users] New User: Zope 2, or Zope 3?

2006-02-09 Thread Stephan Richter
On Wednesday 08 February 2006 18:18, Gary Poster wrote: This time I want to use something more 'mainstream' so other   developers on the project have something 'familiar' to work with,   or at least something that will be useful to learn. The application   will need to connect to a

Re: [Zope3-Users] Examples

2006-02-09 Thread Stephan Richter
On Wednesday 08 February 2006 21:54, Adam Summers wrote:     A lot of time is spent saying Zope3 is different to Zope2 -- its better (and I wholeheartedly agree). However, there is a lot of stuff which is in the zope 2 books which is applicable to zope3, but is absent. eg: ZPT design, SQL

[Zope3-Users] Re: New User: Zope 2, or Zope 3?

2006-02-09 Thread Maik Ihde
Chris Cogdon [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi folks! I'm starting work on a from-scratch web application, and I'd like to use this as a first-time-application using Zope. So, my question is... should I stick with Zope 2 for the moment (with its plethora of documentation), or dive right into

Re: [Zope3-Users] newbie problems with new content-type

2006-02-09 Thread Lorenzo Gil Sanchez
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 'test' command searches only packages under instance_lib. and instance_lib is 'c:\path\to\your\instance\lib\python' Ok, that's my problem. My package was outside the instance lib directory. I think I have read in the Zope Developers Book that you could put your

[Zope3-Users] default values in Choice fields

2006-02-09 Thread Lorenzo Gil Sanchez
Hi I have a field in my schema like this: fruit = Choice(title=u'Fruit', description=u'An example choice field', default=None, required=True, values=('Apple', 'Orange', 'Banana', 'Strawberry')) I want to specify a default value for

Re: [Zope3-Users] New User: Zope 2, or Zope 3?

2006-02-09 Thread Chris Cogdon
On Feb 9, 2006, at 12:46 AM, Stephan Richter wrote: On Wednesday 08 February 2006 18:18, Gary Poster wrote: This time I want to use something more 'mainstream' so other developers on the project have something 'familiar' to work with, or at least something that will be useful to learn. The

[Zope3-Users] Javascript and custom widgets

2006-02-09 Thread Rupert Redington
I'm missing something... again... I've started writing some widgets for my current project, some of which will make use of some javascript. I'd like to load a script in the head of the page when such a widget is being used (so that a window.onload function can parse the dom tree and apply the

Re: [Zope3-Users] Javascript and custom widgets

2006-02-09 Thread Gary Poster
On Feb 9, 2006, at 12:38 PM, Rupert Redington wrote: I'm missing something... again... I've started writing some widgets for my current project, some of which will make use of some javascript. This is precisely what we use zc.resourcelibrary for. It has some warts, but we use it, we

[Zope3-Users] Trying to use browser:form - 404

2006-02-09 Thread Florian Lindner
Hello, I try to create a form build from a schema with browser:form: form name=registrationForm.html schema=.interfaces.registrationForm class=.views.registrationForm permission=zope.Public layer=centershock for=*/ interfaces.registrationForm

Re: [Zope3-Users] Trying to use browser:form - 404

2006-02-09 Thread Bernd Dorn
On 09.02.2006, at 19:27, Florian Lindner wrote: Hello, I try to create a form build from a schema with browser:form: form name=registrationForm.html schema=.interfaces.registrationForm class=.views.registrationForm permission=zope.Public

RE: [Zope3-Users] Javascript and custom widgets

2006-02-09 Thread Roger Ineichen
Hi Ruppert [...] Looking around I found the pagelet directive that tiks uses to overcome the same problem in places like its fckeditor widget - is this the way forward? Is the pagelet likely to make it into the core? The pagelet get move from tiks to zope and back again ;-) But there is a

[Zope3-Users] Generations of Zope and Enterprise Culture

2006-02-09 Thread Edward Pollard
Hi all, I work for a post-secondary institution in Canada that has deployed a lightly-featured proprietary CMS developed in Zope 2. We are currently outlining the next-generation of our website which will involve much broader integration of campus data. There are phenomenally unusual

Re: [Zope3-Users] Generations of Zope and Enterprise Culture

2006-02-09 Thread Max M
Edward Pollard wrote: Second, the existence of Zope 3 has completely shot any support for Zope 2 continuation out of the water in our environment. Is this fair, or is there life left to the Zope 2 tree we've developed some experience in? Should I be considering pitching a Zope 2 solution

Re: [Zope3-Users] Generations of Zope and Enterprise Culture

2006-02-09 Thread Edward Pollard
On Feb 9, 2006, at 3:53 PM, Max M wrote: Edward Pollard wrote: Second, the existence of Zope 3 has completely shot any support for Zope 2 continuation out of the water in our environment. Is this fair, or is there life left to the Zope 2 tree we've developed some experience in? Should I be

Re: [Zope3-Users] Generations of Zope and Enterprise Culture

2006-02-09 Thread Benji York
Edward Pollard wrote: Zope 3 On Feb 9, 2006, at 3:53 PM, Max M wrote: Zope^3 Edward Pollard wrote: Zope3 I'm *so* glad to see that our marketing efforts are resulting in us presenting a unified brand image. -- Benji York Senior Software Engineer Zope Corporation

Re: [Zope3-Users] Generations of Zope and Enterprise Culture

2006-02-09 Thread Gary Poster
On Feb 9, 2006, at 5:20 PM, Edward Pollard wrote: [...] Since I really can't explain the environmental factors in any depth, let me rephrase: How do you sell Zope 3 as a solution? It depends on the audience. It also depends on who's talking. The people who do this selling on a regular

Re: [Zope3-Users] newbie problems with new content-type

2006-02-09 Thread wata
Ok, that's my problem. My package was outside the instance lib directory. I think I have read in the Zope Developers Book that you could put your application anywhere in your harddisk as long as PYTHONPATH includes it. I understand that. a month ago I was in the same situation as you