[Zope-CMF] 1 CMF - 100s of skins?

Raphael Ritz r.ritz@biologie.hu-berlin.de
Wed, 12 Feb 2003 09:16:50 +0100

If I remember correctly there was a discussion on this a while
ago on this list (-> search the archives). The upshot was
that it is unlikely to be problematic (i.e., it should scale well)
but no one had tested it with more than about 100 skins.

Correct me if I am wrong folks.


Paul Winkler wrote:

>We're using CMF skins to make customer-branded versions
>of our websites.  Currently we have about 45 skins,
>and based on our sales projections I expect we'll
>have several hundred skins by the end of the year.
>We could eventually get into literally  thousands of skins.
>Apart from the fact that the portal_skins/manage_propertiesForm
>will get rather unwieldy, are there any issues with having
>hundreds or even thousands of skins in a single CMF site?
>Performance issues or any other problems?