On Mon, Apr 11, 2005 at 06:43:46PM -0400, Jeffrey E. Forcier wrote: > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Enrique Ariz?n wrote: > > > Hi again, I'm starting to make up with Zope, but still basic doubts > > remains: > > > > Q1: When using normal python I'got used to the dir(Object) to learn > > new APIs/Libraries. But when trainning with my first Zope Scripts I > > can't. The "dir not defined" error appears. ??? > > Being a relative newbie myself, I'm not positive this is correct, but > I can tell you that Python Scripts are limited in Zope--you can't > access the entire set of normal Python libraries and functions. A > large part, yes, but not all of them. I'd be surprised if 'dir' was > not in the allowed functions, but that would be one reason why it's > claiming it's not defined.
Mostly correct, except I'd say a "small part" rather than "large part". See http://www.plope.com/Books/2_7Edition/ScriptingZope.stx (which will make more sense if you read http://www.plope.com/Books/2_7Edition/BasicScripting.stx first) -- Paul Winkler http://www.slinkp.com _______________________________________________ Zope maillist - Zope@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev )