In most instances the REQUEST should be all you ever need. You can safely pass a REQUEST as second parameter to a DTML Method (most of the time).
If you *really* want to be called with a namespace the preferred way is to derive your class from Shared.DC.Scripts.Bindings. Also see <http://www.zope.org/Members/lalo/scriptclass> HTH, Stefan On Fri, 3 Jan 2003, Bjorn Stabell wrote: > > I have two functions, PlainFunc and DTMLFunc, where PlainFunc is Python > method in a file system product, and DTMLFunc is a DTML Method in the > ZODB. > > What I want to do is this: > > ZPublisher calls PlainFunc (publishes it) > PlainFunc calls DTMLFunc > > in such a way that DTMLFunc gets everything it needs, e.g., namespace, > but PlainFunc can do funky things to this namespace before-hand (like > insert a few variables into it). In other words, I want a Python method > to wrap around a DTML method. > > I've encountered many problems caused by the awkward calling conventions > for DTML methods and the automagic switching between different calling > conventions by the ZPublisher (isDocTemp; can I set that for a normal > Python method?). Right now, I'm struggeling because I cannot get the > namespace to be passed to PlainFunc, therefore PlainFunc cannot pass the > namespace on to DTMLFunc. Any clues? _______________________________________________ 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 )