[Zope-CMF] Setting the default portal content view
26 Apr 2002 11:37:01 -0400
On Fri, 2002-04-26 at 11:25, Lesley Lam wrote:
> I am in the process of creating a new portal content type. It is very
> similar to the Document type, but has a few more text areas that the user
> can edit. It is mostly working right now, but I am stuck on a few things:
> 1. How do I change the default view for my new content type? The
> Document type uses document_view, but I can't find out where that is set.
The default view is the first one in the actions tab for which the user
has permissions. 'document_view' is in that spot for the 'Document'
type information object, so content whose 'portal_type' is 'Document'
defaults to it.
> 2. Where do you set the 'view' and 'Edit' links that are displayed when
> using actions_box? I changed the actions value in the
> factory_type_information section, but that doesn't change the links.
Hmm, it sounds as though your objects aren't finding the right type
information object; how are you creating them? To find out what the
content object thinks its type is, change the URL to call the Type
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