Tres Seaver wrote:
>Itai Tavor <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> Dieter Maurer wrote:
>> >Itai Tavor writes:
>> > > P.S Now that aq_parent is working... why can't I do
>> > > absolute_url() on DTMLFiles :-(
>> >"absolute_url" is provided by the class "OFS.Traverable".
>> >Apparently, "DTMLFile" is not derived from it.
>> Well, obviously... the question is why nobody saw the need to add
>> Traversable to DTMLFiles...
>DTMLFiles are supposed to function as *methods* of their classes;
>methods *don't* have their own 'absolute_url', but return the url
>of the object on which they are called. DTMLMethods have exactly
>the same semantics:
> <dtml-var absolute_url>
>returns the folder/context object's URL, by design.
Thanks for replying, and sorry for getting so long to get back to
your answer. Had a fun week recovering from a hack attack.
Ok, so DTMLFile.absolute_url() should return its container. Except...
DTMLFiles simply don't have absolute_url - their own or inherited.
They return an attribute error.
I was going to post a feature request to the collector, but if
absolute_url on a DTMLFile will return the container, then it's
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