[Zope] set date property from External Method

Dieter Maurer dieter@handshake.de
Sun, 17 Sep 2000 07:30:01 +0200 (CEST)

Gijs Reulen writes:
 > I would like to set a property with type 'date' from an External Method.
 > Because the properties all seem to be saved as a string, ....
Zope does not store the properties as strings but as objects of the
correct type.

If you use the "PropertyManager" interface (as you should),
then string values are *converted* to the correct type automatically.