From: "Ross Boylan" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > I thought this list was for developers, including product developers, > while the other was for zope users. Isn't that the case?
Nope, but its hould be for product developers, because there isn't one. :-) > It seems natural to allow some of these options to be specified at a > high level of containment. For example, one might have a preferred > numbering style for questions and another for responses that are set at > the level of the Ballot (or even higher, possibly). Then, if you > wanted to, you could override these lower down. Yup. And you can to that by setting and acquiring properties. No problemo. > This style of containment and optional overriding seemed to me exactly > what acquisition was all about, so I tried to do it with acquisition. > But it didn't work. I haven't really understood what didn't work, because I have been on vacation and not following this thread very closely... > Based on previous responses, I've implemented a containment hierarchy > by hand. "By hand"? You mean that instead of having your objects being Zope objects added from the Add drop down box, they are pure python objects and added only by code? _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://lists.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )