[Zope-Checkins] SVN: Zope/branches/2.11/lib/python/OFS/dtml/importExport.dtml updated help text for export/import

Andreas Jung andreas at andreas-jung.com
Sun Aug 10 05:01:19 EDT 2008

Log message for revision 89594:
  updated help text for export/import

  U   Zope/branches/2.11/lib/python/OFS/dtml/importExport.dtml

Modified: Zope/branches/2.11/lib/python/OFS/dtml/importExport.dtml
--- Zope/branches/2.11/lib/python/OFS/dtml/importExport.dtml	2008-08-10 09:00:51 UTC (rev 89593)
+++ Zope/branches/2.11/lib/python/OFS/dtml/importExport.dtml	2008-08-10 09:01:18 UTC (rev 89594)
@@ -9,7 +9,15 @@
 them to a different Zope installation. You can either choose
 to download the export file to your local machine, or save it
 in the "var" directory of your Zope installation 
-on the server.
+on the server. 
+Zope can export/import objects in two dfferent formats: a binary format (called
+ZEXP) and as XML. The ZEXP format is the officially supported export/import
+format for moving data between <u>identicial</u> Zope installations (it is not a migration tool).
+The XML export/import is unsupported (and possibly broken under certain circumstances) - use it
+at your own risk.
 <form action="manage_exportObject" method="post">
@@ -23,7 +31,7 @@
   <td align="left" valign="top">
   <input type="text" name="id" size="25" value="<dtml-if ids><dtml-var "ids[0]" html_quote></dtml-if>" class="form-element"/>
   <td align="left" valign="top">
   <div class="form-label">
@@ -46,7 +54,7 @@
   <td align="left" valign="top">
   <div class="form-text">
-  <input type="checkbox" name="toxml" value="Y" /> XML format?
+  <input type="checkbox" name="toxml" value="Y" /> XML format? (unsupported, see above)

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