[Zope] Selection Property

Tim Cook twcook@iswt.com
Thu, 28 Sep 2000 11:11:58 -0500

Roch'e Compaan wrote:
> I have a property sheet with a selection property "band" with value
> "bandlist".
> I created an instance of the class in a Zope folder and created the bandlist
> method in the same folder.  When I go to the property sheet of the instance
> the selection is not populated.
> My bandlist method looks like this:
> <dtml-call "REQUEST.set('bndlist',[])">
> <dtml-in "objectItems('Band')">
>   <dtml-call "bndlist.append(name)">
> </dtml-in>
> <dtml-return bndlist>
> If I view the method it returns the list eg: ['item1','item2','item3'].
> What can be wrong?

I'll bet it's a context problem.  If you are calling this from a
menu in another folder you will need to explicitly define the
context with a <dtml-with ...>.
Been there, grieved over it. <s>

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