[Zope-CMF] Questions from a plone newbie
alan runyan" <firstname.lastname@example.org
Mon, 1 Apr 2002 11:38:10 -0600
>> Can anyone give me some info (Or even better tell me
>> where to look at docs/manuals) for how to customize
show me money and I will create docs/manuals ;)
>> the appearance of the front page of Plone/CMF? I'm
>> not talking about skinning. I'm talking more about
>> removing and adding things.
that 'is' the skin. look at plone_templates/main_template.
main_template will basically show you each 'slot' that is defined. and what
slots it uses by default.
>> i.e. default plone comes
>> with an about section, etc etc. Where would I find
>> out how to add a new section on the front page?
you find out by experimentation ;)
if you want to add a section on the left/right columns look at
if you want to add something in the header (tabs for instance) look at
Plone is open-source and benefits from community involvement. If you are
interested in helping
ala writing documentation or in any other capacity, I can give some
guidance. Other than that, you
need to bone up on PageTemplates and CMF before digging into the guts of
Plone. or maybe not ;)