> A possible solution: create a property field on the folder > where the external methods are stored. Have your external > method update this property field when the external method > starts and again when it exits. This way you can test > whether or not the external method is currently in operation. > You could store this property field on a temp_folder for > faster performance.
Curious, - to save variables in this way, must a Folder property be used, or would a class variable set on something that extends Folder work the same? - why does temp_folder perform faster for this technique? Thx Jim _______________________________________________ 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 )