I have to thank you all for your valuable suggestions.
to aj: > If you have the freedom to choose your Zope version: > > - start with Zope 2.10 + CMF 2.1 > > - put your templates etc. into the filesystem using portal_skins > > - use Zope 3 technology together with CMF: Zope 3 schema + formlib > for creating content-types, forms etc... > > - avoid Plone if you really don't need it. Don't start with Plone > *just because it looks nice* and if you really need only a small subset > of the Plone functionality... > > -aj > Yes, I do have the freedom to choose which Zope version to run on my machines and I'm going to focus my attention on the setup you suggested. to chris: >One 'kickstart' way to get started with something that will build out > a Zope environment in a repeatable way on UNIX (Linux/BSD/Mac/ > probably Solaris) is available at http://www.plope.com/static/misc/ > buildit_example-20070314-1.tgz. It requires "buildit" at http:// > www.agendaless.com/Members/chrism/software/buildit/ . We use this to > allow individual developers to have dev instances on their own systems. > > - C > Thank you, I'll take a look at that too. to Marco/Eric: what you suggested is just what I was thinking about even if I still have to understand how to put together all your suggestions to provide a comfortable and painless development environment to my devs. PAFlow looks really interesting to me since one of our projects is directly related to the local PA. Again, thank you all. Roberto _______________________________________________ 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 )