Re: [Zope] LocalFS on Win2k

2000-10-12 Thread Diny van Gool
Hi, I had the same error with LocalFS on a NT 4.0 server. In my case it was a security problem. Zope wasn't allowed to access the directory I used. Now I placed my local files in a directory Zope is allowed to read and everything is working fine. Diny At 18:11 11-10-00 -0400, Patrick Randerson

Re: [Zope] LoginManager - how does it work?

2000-10-12 Thread Aleksander Salwa
On Tue, 10 Oct 2000, ed colmar wrote: So, now I have a UserSource Installed into my LoginManager. It is called I remember I had some troubles trying to put methods rolesForUser, domainsForUser, authenticateUser in UserSource class. They can be moved to user class. I did so. But your case

Re: [Zope] How to see if two objects are the same (minor fix)

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Ron Bickers writes: I want to see if an object is the one aqcuired from the root, but I'm hitting walls. dtml-var "PARENTS[-1].myObject" dtml-var "myObject" dtml-var "PARENTS[-1].myObject is myObject" This returns the following when in the root folder context:

Re: [Zope] Easiest way to turn X-Forwarded-For to Remote-IP?

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Marcin Kasperski writes: I use Zope via Apache proxy, what causes some trouble (all remote IPs for Zope are equal to 127.0.0.1). As I finally installed mod_proxy_add_forward, I get original address in X-Forwarded-For header (REQUEST['HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR']). The question is: can I

[Zope] int and string comparisons

2000-10-12 Thread Manuel Amador (Rudd-O)
This is the snippet dtml-in "_.range(1,32,1)"> option value="dtml-sequence-item;" dtml-let item=sequence-item> dtml-if begin_day> dtml-if expr="item == REQUEST.begin_day"> selected /dtml-if> dtml-comment>CONVERTIR A INT/dtml-comment> /dtml-if> /dtml-let> >dtml-sequence-item;/option>

[Zope] Re: How to use standard html headers and footers properly (was: Re:[Zope] Namespace problems...)[Zope] Namespace problems...)

2000-10-12 Thread Lars Heber
Hi, first, thanks for your advice! "Manuel Amador (Rudd-O)" schrieb: dtml-with pub dtml-let titel="_.string.join(['This is the website of ', enterpriseName])" dtml-var standard_html_header /dtml-let on your document, WILL work fine. But I suggest recreating

[Zope] aq_base

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
Dieter Maurer wrote: At least in Zope 2.2.1, "aq_base" was not exposed to DTML. ...and I don't think it ever would or should be sicne it strips off all security context and would probably let you do 'bad things' :-S cheers, Chris

Re: [Zope] What contains an object....

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
Ron Bickers wrote: dtml-var "PARENTS[-1].myObject == myObject" So, is there another way in DTML I can see if an object was acquired from PARENTS[-1] or not? Is there a way to check an objects container out of context? Hmmm... try the following as a replacement for the above stuff:

Re: [Zope] dtml-with syntax question

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
"Geoffrey L. Wright" wrote: Where objectName2 is actually an attribute of objectName1. dtml-with objectName1 dtml-var attribute1 dtml-var attribute2 dtml-var attribute3 dtml-with objectName2 dtml-var attribute1 /dtml-with

Re: [Zope] Need preferred 'import' format for ReportLab Image module

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
Tony McDonald wrote: to reply to Andy? In my own reportlab distribution I changed; import Image to from PIL import Image Well, it sounds right and if it works then it probably is ;-) It probably depends exactly where you install PIL, though, which I haven't done yet :-S cheers, Chris

Re: [Zope] Don't think so

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
Paul Winkler wrote: Hi, Has anyone run up against a limitation on the number of users that can be in one acl_users folder? Either a hard limit or a practical limit? IIRC, zope.org's acl_users has about 11,000 people in it without too many problems... Ethan, can you confirm? cheers,

Re: [Zope] int and string comparisons

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
"Manuel Amador (Rudd-O)" wrote: dtml-if expr="item == REQUEST.begin_day" selected /dtml-if Try replacing the above with: dtml-if expr="item == _.int(REQUEST.begin_day)" ...and stop posting HTML to a non-HTML list! cheers, Chris ___ Zope

RE: [Zope] int and string comparisons

2000-10-12 Thread Seb Bacon
if you're submitting from a form, you can coerce strings into other data types by giving the form items special names, e.g.: input type=text name=foo:int input type=text name=bar:float Your REQUEST then has variables called foo and bar which are ints and floats, respectively. also, don't post

Re: [Zope] SybaseDA and ASA

2000-10-12 Thread Ralph Heinkel
On Thu, 12 Oct 2000, you wrote: I've installed zope 2.2.2, and compiled sy_occ.so for SybaseDA against sybase-common-cantrememberversion.rpm from Sybase. (I assume it's the latest one). Loading python and importing sy_occ works perfectly. BUT, I can't create a SybaseDA SQL connection

Re: [Zope] Easiest way to turn X-Forwarded-For to Remote-IP?

2000-10-12 Thread Marcin Kasperski
As I finally installed mod_proxy_add_forward, I get original address in X-Forwarded-For header (REQUEST['HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR']). The question is: can I do something easy to automatically perform if(remote_ip = 127.0.0.1 and X-Forwarded-For exists) then set

[Zope] Content Management System

2000-10-12 Thread Seb Bacon
This query started out in a separate thread about permissions, but it's sufficiently important to me to pose again here. I've been struggling to make the CMS abilities of zope user-friendly enough for 'joe average' end-users. Really it's designed for a 'power' content manager who delegates,

RE: [Zope] Access Control vs Publishing Protoco

2000-10-12 Thread Seb Bacon
oops, I forgot to foward my last mail on this subject to the list. My response here to Dieter's response captures contains the main points though... I think, the implementation would be easy. Management, however, would be more difficult, as there are no good defaults for the "URL

Re: [Zope] Re: Upload just file headers?

2000-10-12 Thread Toby Dickenson
On Wed, 11 Oct 2000 15:41:16 -0700 (PDT), knight [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: infilename = REQUEST.form['attached_file'].filename # Get filename infile = REQUEST.form['attached_file'] # Get the file descriptor myheader = infile.read(500)# Read up to 500 bytes infile.close()

[Zope] from is a reserved word?

2000-10-12 Thread iap_y2fun.com
Hi,The following dtml couse error, dtml-comment dtml-var "sendMail(from='hello@world')" /dtml-comment The workaround is to change "from" to other words. Iap, Singuan ___ Zope maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Zope] dtml-comment doesn't...

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
"iap_y2fun.com" wrote: dtml-comment dtml-var "sendMail(from='hello@world')" /dtml-comment Don't worry... the problems are mainyl caused 'cos dtml-comment doesn't do what most people would expect it to... *grinz* Chris ___ Zope maillist -

[Zope] [Job] Zope Job in France

2000-10-12 Thread Olivier Deckmyn
Jeune Start-up dans le monde de l'internet recherche développeurs/chefs de projet Internet / Zope. Diplômé BAC+2/5 (ingénieur ou universitaire), vous avez une première expérience (éventuellement un stage significatif) en développement d'applications avec Zope. Connaissant bien HTML et HTTP,

Re: [Zope] Content Management System

2000-10-12 Thread Rik Hoekstra
This query started out in a separate thread about permissions, but it's sufficiently important to me to pose again here. I've been struggling to make the CMS abilities of zope user-friendly enough for 'joe average' end-users. Really it's designed for a 'power' content manager who

Re: [Zope] Re: Upload just file headers?

2000-10-12 Thread Martijn Pieters
On Wed, Oct 11, 2000 at 03:54:17PM -0400, Paul Winkler wrote: For example, take a .gif or .jpeg file and throw away all but the first (let's say) 1 kb of the file. If you try to open this truncated file with an image editor (gimp, photoshop, whatever) you'll have problems. But useful

Re: [Zope] Need preferred 'import' format for ReportLab Image module

2000-10-12 Thread Rik Hoekstra
to reply to Andy? In my own reportlab distribution I changed; import Image to from PIL import Image Well, it sounds right and if it works then it probably is ;-) It probably depends exactly where you install PIL, though, which I haven't done yet :-S The Photo product and the

Re: [Zope] Content Management System

2000-10-12 Thread Christian Scholz
Hi! I know you can restrict permissions on just about every available method, and I am aware of the current skinnable zope project, which may improve the situation drastically. But I'm interested to know, how many of you offer the Zope TTW interface to clients as a content management

[Zope] dtml-in loop to capture records

2000-10-12 Thread Paul Zwarts
Hi all, I have a number of simple forms that retrieve all occurences of a table into editable fields in a page. Each input tag is named: table stuff dtml-in getList ... input type="hidden" name="item.fieldname:records:required" value="dtml-fieldname;" ... /dtml-in /table Note,

[Zope] Using UserDB objects with DreamWeaver

2000-10-12 Thread Tony McDonald
Hi all, Has anyone managed to get acl_users folders that use UserDB (and I presume any other kind of cookie-based authentication) to work alongside DreamWeaver. Whenever I try to get into a UserDB locked folder I get FTP authentication errors. Any ideas? tone -- Dr Tony McDonald, FMCC,

[Zope] RE: aq_base

2000-10-12 Thread Ron Bickers
-Original Message- From: Chris Withers [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]] Dieter Maurer wrote: At least in Zope 2.2.1, "aq_base" was not exposed to DTML. ...and I don't think it ever would or should be sicne it strips off all security context and would probably let you

[Zope] Competing writes and reindexing objects

2000-10-12 Thread Jason Spisak
Zopists, I am trying to eliminate the competing writes that are plaguing my app at the moment. One way I know of is to make sure that people aren't creating/modifying objects in the same folder at the same time. This is becuase the parent object gets modified too. Does anyone have a "object

Re: [Zope] from is a reserved word?

2000-10-12 Thread Aleksander Salwa
On Thu, 12 Oct 2000, iap_y2fun.com wrote: Hi,The following dtml couse error, dtml-comment dtml-var "sendMail(from='hello@world')" /dtml-comment The workaround is to change "from" to other words. "from" is a python reserved word. [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: [Zope] RE: aq_base

2000-10-12 Thread Chris Withers
Ron Bickers wrote: Well... aq_base appears to work just fine in a Python method (not external). Is that a bad thing? Probably, although someone from DC would need to comment why... Hmm... Evan, should that be the case? cheers, Chris ___ Zope

Re: [Zope] Need preferred 'import' format for ReportLab Imagemodule

2000-10-12 Thread Tony McDonald
At 2:37 pm +0200 12/10/00, Rik Hoekstra wrote: to reply to Andy? In my own reportlab distribution I changed; import Image to from PIL import Image Well, it sounds right and if it works then it probably is ;-) It probably depends exactly where you install PIL, though, which I

[Zope] Database Pack

2000-10-12 Thread Júlio Dinis Silva
Hi all, is there a way to do a pack to zodb without using the managment screens pack button? Maybe a python script we could execute from the file system. Regards, Júlio Dinis Silva _ Get Your Private, Free E-mail from MSN

Re: [Zope] Re: Upload just file headers?

2000-10-12 Thread Paul Winkler
Martijn Pieters wrote: This doesn't hold true for JPEG's. (snip) Aha, thanks. I'll have to think of a way to deal with this... --PW .paul winkler.. slinkP arts: music, sound, illustration, design, etc. web page: http://www.slinkp.com

Re: [Zope] Easiest way to turn X-Forwarded-For to Remote-IP?

2000-10-12 Thread Evan Simpson
From: Marcin Kasperski [EMAIL PROTECTED] X-Forwarded-For header (REQUEST['HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR']). Does there exist some sample of such usage? Can such a change be performed before authorization? You could do this with an Access Rule in your root folder, containing: dtml-call

[Zope] [Fwd: Re: [Zope] dtml-in loop to capture records]

2000-10-12 Thread Paul Zwarts
Me again, To further explain my dilemna, I just noticed that using the in ITEM loop doesnt seem to work if the dtml-call statement has an extra parameter. I had dtml-call "verifyLog(mdate=mdate)" publish.. dtml-in item ... ... /dtml-in Then use as in other working forms: dtml-call verifyLog

Re: [Zope] Database Pack

2000-10-12 Thread Oleg Broytmann
On Thu, 12 Oct 2000, Júlio Dinis Silva wrote: is there a way to do a pack to zodb without using the managment screens pack button? Maybe a python script we could execute from the file system. Just call the pack over HTTP. I run a cron job to do this. Oleg.(All opinions are

[Zope] Thanks : bobo : where to find it ?

2000-10-12 Thread Emmanuel DISCORS
Thanks to you Paul Jim Have found some 'Bobo' packages in tar.gz Zope archive. (V:2.2.2) - DocumentTemplate - ZPublisher BUT NO BoboPos directory in the lib/python ; only ZODB. Is there a mistake in the README.txt or forget in the lib/python directory ? Need a DB system to try the Trinkets.py

Re: [Zope] Medusa Monitor

2000-10-12 Thread Hung Jung Lu
Thanks for the follow-ups on Medusa Monitor. But as I can see (after using Zope for 1.5 years, now), few people actually use it. Unless one is really into the guts of Zope itself, the monitor is pretty useless for debugging. It of course could be made more useful, but one must implement some

[Zope] Problem with 2.2.2 and date properties?

2000-10-12 Thread Timothy Wilson
Hi everyone, I'm having trouble with a ZClass I've created that uses, among others, two date properties. I'm suddenly having problems creating new instances or working with existing instances of my ZClass. I can't be sure, but it seems like the onset of the problems coincided with my upgrade to

[Zope] Catalog and Proximity searches

2000-10-12 Thread Jason Spisak
Zopsters, Does anyone know if the Catalog is supposed to do proximity searches, ie: "visual basic" would return the phrase. Thanks, Jason Spisak [EMAIL PROTECTED] ___ Zope maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope **

[Zope] Tiny tables

2000-10-12 Thread Graham Chiu
I would like to run some regular reports based upon sqlmethods. The input to these are a mixture of normal values, and some tokenised values. I tried storing these in tiny tables, but it doesn't seem that tiny tables allow one to store tokens. If I specify the value as say, criteria:tokens,

Re: [Zope] Medusa Monitor

2000-10-12 Thread Karl Anderson
Jens Vagelpohl [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: terry, you forgot the step of actually connecting to the monitor :) there is a very short howto on using the correct client program to log into the monitor at: http://www.zope.org/Members/teyc/howtoMonitorClient and similar info at:

[Zope] dtml-sqltest and capital column names

2000-10-12 Thread Oliver Bleutgen
Hi, I'm using zope 2.2.2 with postgres 7.0.2 and ZPopyDA 0.6.4. I encountered a problem with dtml-sqltest and capitals in column names. Well, I simply couldn't get it to work because postgres requires column-names with "special characters" like capitals to be enclosed with quotation marks, ie.

Re: [Zope] Database Pack

2000-10-12 Thread Karl Anderson
"Júlio Dinis Silva" [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Hi all, is there a way to do a pack to zodb without using the managment screens pack button? Maybe a python script we could execute from the file system. Mount the database, then call manage_pack (untested python with cwd in lib/python):

Re: [Zope] Easiest way to turn X-Forwarded-For to Remote-IP?

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Marcin Kasperski writes: As I finally installed mod_proxy_add_forward, I get original address in X-Forwarded-For header (REQUEST['HTTP_X_FORWARDED_FOR']). The question is: can I do something easy to automatically perform if(remote_ip = 127.0.0.1 and X-Forwarded-For

RE: [Zope] Access Control vs Publishing Protoco

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Seb Bacon writes: Currently, Zope tries to have very few explicit, object specific permissions. The ideal is that permissions are specified high above in the hierarchy and acquired by lower objects. This is quite possible with the current scheme. Implementing an "URL

[Zope] Re: aq_base

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Chris Withers writes: Dieter Maurer wrote: At least in Zope 2.2.1, "aq_base" was not exposed to DTML. and I don't think it ever would or should be sicne it strips off all security context and would probably let you do 'bad things' :-S I do not think, an object

Re: [Zope] Using ProxyPass and SiteRoot

2000-10-12 Thread Fred Yankowski
It looks to me like you'd need the following in Apache's httpd.conf: NameVirtualHost 206.131.108.102 VirtualHost 206.131.108.102 ServerName www.isd197.k12.mn.us ProxyPass / http://206.131.108.103:8080/ ProxyPassReverse /

[Zope] dtml-if and dtml-var question

2000-10-12 Thread complaw
First, thanks for the help these last several days. I'm glad to report that I have a useful Zope site up and running that is the envy of the law firm. Now its time to get a little fancy. Unfortunately, after having read the DTML Reference, and the Zope Quick Reference, I still haven't been

[Zope-dev] Re: [Zope] Thanks for the comments

2000-10-12 Thread complaw
Just out of curiosity, how often do you update the book (i.e., the version on the web)? Or, put another way, how long should we consider that catching a typo or split infinitive will have already been brought to your attention but hadn't yet made it to the web site? If you update on a

[Zope] Computed attribute access (was: [Zope] dtml-with syntax question)

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Geoffrey L. Wright writes: I think I am finally getting a decent handle on namespace issues in Zope, and I can now with the dtml-with tag with reasonable efficacy in simple situations. But I have run into something of a brick wall on one issue. What I would like to be able to do is

Re: [Zope] dtml-let ?

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Mark Twiddy writes: Im totaling columns returned from a zsql thingy is there an easy way to do this in dtml. dtml-in can do that for you. Look at the dtml-in documentation, section "variables for statistics". Dieter ___ Zope maillist - [EMAIL

Re: [Zope] Medusa Monitor

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Hung Jung Lu writes: A more useful debuging tool would be some monitor where you can receive print message logs in real time. That would be great, especially if you have multiple thread problems. You know Zope's logging support? It provides a kind of "print message logs", you receive in

Re: [Zope] help!- version locked up site

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
[EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I cannot view my site...the version has locked it up with the following message (I cannot even delete the version- which is not currently open): Error Type: VersionLockError Error Value: ("'\\000\\000\\000\\000\\000\\002\\303\\007'", 'h101Latest') Your

Re: [Zope] Any limit on number of users?

2000-10-12 Thread Dieter Maurer
Paul Winkler writes: Has anyone run up against a limitation on the number of users that can be in one acl_users folder? Either a hard limit or a practical limit? "UserFolder" uses a dictionary to manage its users. This implies, if one user object is accessed, the complete dictionary is

Re: [Zope] Any limit on number of users?

2000-10-12 Thread Andy McKay
Login Manager or Generic User Folder and Shanes excellent BTreeFolder provide a solution for a large number of users. - Original Message - From: "Dieter Maurer" [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: "Paul Winkler" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: "Zope mailing list" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, October 12,

Re: [Zope] dtml-with syntax question

2000-10-12 Thread \Geoffrey L. Wright\ Geoffrey L. Wright
Chris Withers writes: "Geoffrey L. Wright" wrote: Where objectName2 is actually an attribute of objectName1. dtml-with objectName1 dtml-var attribute1 dtml-var attribute2 dtml-var attribute3 dtml-with objectName2

Re: [Zope] Medusa Monitor

2000-10-12 Thread Hung Jung Lu
I know that, the stupid log file thingy. But you'll have to write an independent thread to display the log file (or peek the file manually each time), or implement some CString stuff to capture the file output (if that is possible). It'll be more fun if all this is already done, and the user

Re: [Zope] Using ProxyPass and SiteRoot

2000-10-12 Thread \Geoffrey L. Wright\ Geoffrey L. Wright
knight writes: Timothy, Without going into too much detail, you are going to want to set up a virtual host in apache for the hostname www.isd197.k12.mn.us, and inside that virtual host you will want to add your ProxyPass lines similar to my example: [...] And just for reference,

Re: [Zope] Medusa Monitor

2000-10-12 Thread Terry Kerr
Useless for debugging? I find it very useful and sometimes necessarybut I right all my products in python so maybe it is different for ZClass people. terry Hung Jung Lu wrote: Thanks for the follow-ups on Medusa Monitor. But as I can see (after using Zope for 1.5 years, now), few

Re: [Zope] Medusa Monitor

2000-10-12 Thread Terry Kerr
I don't think the monitor gives you any advantage? I have never used a ptyhon prompt before...I will have to give it a go. terry Karl Anderson wrote: Jens Vagelpohl [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: terry, you forgot the step of actually connecting to the monitor :) there is a very short

Re: [Zope] help!- version locked up site

2000-10-12 Thread sean
Thanks, I did figure it out and when I go into save/discard version and discard I was able to get back to normal. On 12 Oct 2000, at 23:27, Dieter Maurer wrote: [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I cannot view my site...the version has locked it up with the following message (I cannot even

Re: [Zope] Content Management System

2000-10-12 Thread Joachim Werner
I'm beginning to wonder if content management and system administration should be split out into separate subsystems. Or if a CMS Tool Kit should be developed. (workflows, syndication, etc...). We (iuveno) are currently preparing a major project to write a full-featured CMS on base of

[Zope-dev] Re: [Zope] Thanks for the comments

2000-10-12 Thread Phil Harris
I'll stick onto my Zope members page http://zope.org/Members/philh Phil - Original Message - From: "knight" [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: "Phil Harris" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: "knight" [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; "Michel Pelletier" [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL

[Zope] non-Zope object attribute admin interface

2000-10-12 Thread \Geoffrey L. Wright\ Geoffrey L. Wright
Kindly Zopistas: Am curious how to go about building an "alternate Property Sheet View" for custom ZClasses. The default view is great for me and other developers, but I need to build the something that looks a bit more customer-friendly. I spend about 20 minutes looking around the Zope site,

Re: [Zope] dtml-with syntax question

2000-10-12 Thread Tim Cook
"\"Geoffrey L. Wright\" Don't I have to do something in my syntax to indicate that I'm looking for the the value of attribute3 rather than an object with the literal id "attribute3"? I'm sure someone will correct me if I'm wrong. But I believe you want: dtml-with "_.getitem(attribute3)"

Re: [Zope] non-Zope object attribute admin interface

2000-10-12 Thread Tim Cook
"\"Geoffrey L. Wright\" Kindly Zopistas: Am curious how to go about building an "alternate Property Sheet View" for custom ZClasses. The default view is great for me and other developers, but I need to build the something that looks a bit more customer-friendly. I spend about 20

Re: [Zope] Connection Problem with Oracle

2000-10-12 Thread Ayhan Ergul
I created a connection to an Oracle database. Frequently, the connection breaks and I got a database error in the page that displays the query result. When I logon as a manager I find that the connection is closed (by itself, nothing changed in Oracle or Zope), when I try to open it I get an

[Zope-dev] SessionManager, BerkeleyDB, and license compatability

2000-10-12 Thread Toby Dickenson
I understand from the SessionTracking wiki that this product may use BerkeleyDB http://www.zope.org/Wikis/DevSite/Projects/CoreSessionTracking/CurrentStatus The BerkeleyDB license at http://www.sleepycat.com/licensing.html indicates that it may only be distributed free of charge with software

Re: [Zope-dev] SessionManager, BerkeleyDB, and license compatability

2000-10-12 Thread Chris McDonough
This is a good point... Not to worry, however, because the default configuration of the session tracking stuff is going to use in-memory storage. Berkeley DB will not need to be (and won't be) distributed with Zope. The session manager will be capable of using nonundo databases (like one based

[Zope-dev] Re: A couple of ZPatterns questions

2000-10-12 Thread James Johnson
2. I want to store a list of products, and give each one an arbitrary number of photos. I can use a Product ZClass, subclassed from ObjectManager and store Image objects inside it. Would using the new ZPatterns based EMarket-0.2.0a2 help as a base system. I would also look at the updated

Re: [Zope-dev] Strange permissions in the (built-in) API reference

2000-10-12 Thread Michel Pelletier
KevinL wrote: Michel Pelletier wrote Dieter Maurer wrote: 3. Jim is working on formal interface support for python and he's thinking hard about it, we definatly didn't want to think hard about it and then turn out we came up with a bad answer, the existing API docs are just that,

Re: [Zope-dev] Xron fragility

2000-10-12 Thread Loren Stafford
From: "Kapil Thangavelu" [EMAIL PROTECTED] [snip] Xron has a single dispatcher thread. This thread knows how long to sleep for until the next job needs to run. this model has problems when new jobs (for immeadiate execution) are entered after the system sleeps. i think it should it

Re: [Zope-dev] Xron fragility

2000-10-12 Thread Loren Stafford
What if you want a small job to be done every 30 seconds? I generally don't... I'm satisfied with cron granularity, although others might not be. Do you have this requirement? I thought a little about the granularity issue and decided to go with the most general solution. I have no

[Zope-dev] Future of Xron and method scheduling in Zope

2000-10-12 Thread Loren Stafford
I would be happy to turn development of Zope scheduling capabilities over to someone else, because I currently have no demand for scheduling capabilities and am not actively working on Xron. This could take any of the following forms: 1. Transfering Xron to another developer. For historical

[Zope-dev] symlink product?

2000-10-12 Thread Neil K
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: In order to make Shane's Symlink product (soft links to objects based on Symlink product? Where can I find out more? I don't see anything in Shane's member folder or by searching Zope.org. I have written a Shortcut product myself. (It was fairly primitive so I didn't

[Zope-dev] Re: Zope-Dev digest, Vol 1 #752 - 13 msgs

2000-10-12 Thread Itai Tavor
James Johnson wrote: 2. I want to store a list of products, and give each one an arbitrary number of photos. I can use a Product ZClass, subclassed from ObjectManager and store Image objects inside it. Would using the new ZPatterns based EMarket-0.2.0a2 help as a base system. I would also

[Zope-dev] Re: [Zope] Thanks for the comments

2000-10-12 Thread Phil Harris
As another side note, I generally make it into an eBook ready for the Microsoft Reader. If anyone's interested let me know. Phil [EMAIL PROTECTED] - Original Message - From: "knight" [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: "Michel Pelletier" [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED];

Re: [Zope-dev] A couple of ZPatterns questions

2000-10-12 Thread Phillip J. Eby
At 06:15 PM 10/12/00 +1100, Itai Tavor wrote: Hi, 1. I want to set some object attributes every time the object is changed (for example, to store the name of the user making the change). I looked at using a Generic Trigger or a SkinScript but I can't figure how to do it with either one. With