Log message for revision 79633:
Updated manual to reflect reality about Zope 2 security and views.
--- Zope/trunk/lib/python/Products/Five/doc/manual.txt 2007-09-14 11:40:00 UTC
+++ Zope/trunk/lib/python/Products/Five/doc/manual.txt 2007-09-14 12:19:56 UTC
@@ -268,9 +268,6 @@
attribute. Typically this comes from a base class, such as
-* They need to be initialized with the Zope 2 security system, as
- otherwise you cannot use the view.
* This also means they need to be part of the Zope 2 acquisition
system, as this is a requirement for Zope 2 security to
function. The ``BrowserView`` base class, available from
@@ -283,22 +280,17 @@
from Products.Five import BrowserView
- security = ClassSecurityInfo()
return "The eagle has landed: %s" % self.context.objectIds()
Note that it is not a good idea to give a view class its own
``index_html``, as this confuses Five's view lookup machinery.
-As you can see, the class is initialized with the Zope 2 security
-system. This view uses methods in Python, but you can also use other
-Zope 2 mechanisms such as ``PageTemplateFile``.
+This view uses methods in Python, but you can also use other Zope 2 mechanisms
+such as ``PageTemplateFile``.
Finally, we need to hook up the pages through ZCML::
Zope-Checkins maillist - Zope-Checkins@zope.org