Does this affect Chris's chances in the annual "Zope Cogeniality
BTW DTML does not suck. I too have written lots of code w/it. I do
find ZPT to be preferable - but it does take effort (brain re-wiring)
and if your up to your elbows in alligators its just not the time to
I waited for the next project to go all ZPT (except with some CSS
I'm waiting for my next project to go all Zope 3 and I can't wait. :-)
Jonathan Cyr wrote:
I appreciate the amount of effort that you contribute to the
community... but that said... you really are quite rude and
obnoxious.... hence the "Go easy" warning.
Your skills in dealing with people pale in comparison to your Zope
down to people doesn't build community... no matter how right you are.
Building a community isn't about code, or rightousness... it's about
people... consider the effects of your tone on this list.
If you need to be right that badly, have at it.... You're right, DTML
sucks, ZPT and whatever else is the obvious solution... my issue is
solved... thank you so much for your time.
Bait taken, with apologies to all,
Chris Withers wrote:
I have to choose which features of Zope to
learn and use, based on a much larger criteria than I can present here.
I do not wish to mix ZPT and DTML in my project... I had chosen DTML,
before ZPT was mature... It may be better, but I don't care for now...
when I'm able to re-assess which pieces of Zope to use in a future
project, I may well choose it.
As a professional programmer, you must see
the advantage in adhering to a project's standards and specs, as to
managing the code in the project. That is why I needed to use DTML for
Uh, no, as a professional programmer, I use the best tools for the job,
and don't stand by mistakes I made before, like choosing DTML,
especially when the two can co-exist quite happilly...
I have chosen my mix for this project, and
benefit much more from my standards docs much more than any single
feature like ZPT can provide.
As far as I know, DTML is being supported
into the future, and my hand will not be forced.
Then your hand will be burned, enjoy ;-)
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