[Zope] Create subfolder at product creation
Sun, 7 Jul 2002 22:21:27 +0200
Wolfgang Strobl writes:
> On 5 Jul 2002, at 22:53, Dieter Maurer wrote:
> > Wolfgang Strobl writes:
> > > ...
> > > What is the purpose of myInstance._setId(id)?
> > "_setId" is very well named.
> > This well chosen name makes questions as the above superfluous ;-)
> I would have called it _set__name__, setName or something, but not setId.
> > > Is it necessary?
> > Each Zope site object needs an id!
> But _setId doesn't set an id!
You are confused by the fact that some object types use the "__name__"
attribute to remember their id. They are allowed to do this
as it is an implementation detail.
Use "_setId" to set the id and "getId" to fetch it. Leave it to
the object type how it stores the id internally.