[Zope-PTK] Lot of questions

Tres Seaver tseaver@palladion.com
Wed, 05 Apr 2000 12:26:42 -0500

Mike Pelletier wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Mar 2000, Andre Fucs de Miranda wrote:
> > Hi!
>   G'day, and welcome to PTK land.
> >       1st: I must use Wizards to create documents, news, links, etc?
>   Yes, that is presently the only way to add PTK content objects.
> Sometime before 04/21, the PTK will be fixed so that you can add and
> manage these objects through the Zope Managerment Interface as well.
> >       2nd: How do I create documents, news, links, etc under a differnt
> > folder, not a user forlder, justa another folder.
>   You have to make sure the folder you are attempting to add items to
> is a 'PortalFolder', rather than a plain 'Folder'.  This is not really
> desirable, but I think I now know enough to eliminate the need for
> using.
>   You can add, for example, a Document to a folder by adding
> '/Wizards/Document' to the Document's URL.  You can prompt the user
> for the kind of object to add by appending simply '/Wizards' to the
> folder's URL.  So, if you have a folder at http://server/portal/folder,
> http://server/portal/folder/Wizards/Document will present the Document
> Wizard.
> >       3rd: How do I delete a document without index? Well... I have touched
> > my SiteIndex... something wrong happened. :-)
>   Hmm.  Let me guess, if you try to delete an uncataloged object, it
> complains, 'Cannot unindex object' or some such thing?  Sounds like my
> fault.  Please create a Tracker issue.

There is a resolved Collector issue on the ZCatalog which might be the culprit:


Tres Seaver  tseaver@digicool.com   tseaver@palladion.com