[ZDP] BackTalk to Document The Zope Book (2.5 Edition)/Using Basic Zope Objects
Sat, 21 Sep 2002 14:41:06 -0400
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Now, we want this logo to be seen on every page up in the upper
left-hand corner, so put a reference to it in the
% Anonymous User - June 4, 2002 2:44 pm:
An extra note here would be in order about "Acquisition".
This file "logo" is in the same directory or it can be in any parent directory. however with the promotion of
using folders to organize files, explaination of how an IMG link would go to a child folder would be most
% Anonymous User - June 21, 2002 6:06 pm:
Suppose you have a folder at root level called "images" where image objects are, and you have and image with
name "myImage" ..then it would be like this:
... so its folder + / + image object name
% Anonymous User - June 25, 2002 1:29 pm:
I would assume that standard ".." notation for moving up in the directory
structure still applies? (in other words, if "logo" is in the root directory,
and you are in another directory within root, then you would access it with
% Anonymous User - Aug. 2, 2002 4:40 am:
That doesn't work for me, I have an image in Sales, so I write <dtml-var Sales/float.jpg> and I just get an
error, <img src=Sales/float.jpg> works, so what's wrong?
% Anonymous User - Aug. 2, 2002 4:43 am:
I tried it again with renaming it to float and it still doesn't work, it works though if it is in the root
directory with the standardhtmlheader file, but why can't it be in any other directory to work?
% Anonymous User - Sep. 9, 2002 10:33 am:
Is standard_html_header a method or an object? Both? What kind of object would it be? I'm having trouble
keeping these concepts clear.
% hansa - Sep. 20, 2002 4:22 pm:
Aug 2: this is a dtml-question, post to firstname.lastname@example.org ("Sales['float.jpg']" or so)
Sep 9: its a method. Methods dont have properties (like "title"), they aquire them from their callers.
% Anonymous User - Sep. 21, 2002 2:41 pm:
standard_html_header is an object with a "meta_type" "DTML Method" in the zope object database, pre-built-in
zopes root folder. It contains executable dtml.