On Thu, Apr 28, 2005 at 02:45:52PM -0400, Tim Peters wrote:
> Excellent!  Thank you for trying it.  Note that your older server still
> contains the older implementation of Prefix, so its comparison function
> makes no use of the .path attribute your newer client creates; i.e., with
> the <older server, newer client> combo, you still have the comparison bug
> you _originally_ set out to fix here.  With the <newer server, older client>
> combo, the 3.2.8 Prefix synthesizes the new attributes needed to do the new
> comparison algorithm (despite that the older client doesn't create them), so
> your original bug should be repaired under that combo.

That's fine, I think upgrading the server is a very reasonable 
requirement to get the bugfix.

I've just checked in a note to CHANGES.txt in the Zope 2_7 branch,
so this requirement is documented - at least for zope admins
who read the changelog :-)


Paul Winkler
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