[ZDP] Zope Context

Rik Hoekstra hoekstra@fsw.leidenuniv.nl
Thu, 04 Nov 1999 09:51:15 +0100

Date sent:      	Thu, 04 Nov 1999 09:12:30 +0100
From:           	Dody Gunawinata <dody_g@eles.com>
Copies to:      	zdp@zope.org
Subject:        	Re: [ZDP] Zope Context

> > I propose to elaborate my contribution of last week (DTML and Zope contexts)
> > into
> > a chapter of some sorts that would be called 'changing Zope contexts' -
> > covering factoring out common elements, acquisition (and
> > its limitations) and the relationship between authorization and acquisition
> > (as far as I understand that myself). I feel (as Martijn also remarked) this
> > is
> > the part in Zope people have most difficulties with, and that an integrated
> > treatment of the subjects.
> One thing that I think is missing from our discussion about ZCL. Do we
> assume that the reader has already known about the "administration" part
> of Zope ? How about the knowledge about what a folder is, what is a
> properties, how to set them up, etc. The non "direct-coding" part.
> Should we rely that on the Zope Administrator Guide ? What is a
> folderish object ? What's a folder ?
> These are especially important when we are talking about the Zope
> context.

Yes, you're right. This should definitively be covered. I'll give it 
a try (sometime soon)