[Zope] Problem with Zope Book example

Chris McDonough chrism@zope.com
Fri, 19 Oct 2001 22:21:19 -0400

Hi Michael,

Are you sure you created the Extensions directory in the right place? 
Usually it's created already if you install from a binary distribution. 
  It'd need to be in the same place as the "z2.py" file.

Michael Sanborn wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm working my way through the Zope Book (using Zope 2.4.1 on Win2000), 
> and have run into a problem in the "Using External Methods" section (p. 
> 155). It describes an Extensions directory in the top-level Zope 
> directory, which wasn't there in my installation. So I added it, added 
> the Example.py file as directed, and followed the instructions to create 
> an External method (id=hello, Module Name=Example, Function Name=hello). 
> This gave me the message:
> The specified module, Example, couldn't be found.
> I tried it again with a blank __init__.py file in the directory. I also 
> tried restarting Zope. Nothing. What am I doing wrong?
> Thanks,
> Michael
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