[Zope] zope access to external files
04 Mar 2003 10:56:51 -0800
Paul Winkler <email@example.com> writes:
> On Tue, Mar 04, 2003 at 09:29:02AM -0800, Ricardo Anguiano wrote:
> > http://www.zope.org/Members/arielpartners/ExternalFile
> > http://www.zope.org/Members/MacGregor/ExtFile
> > http://sourceforge.net/projects/localfs
> > Questions:
> > Can anyone recommend one of these products over the other?
> they serve different needs...
> localfs will map a whole directory and all its subdirectories,
> ExtFile and ExternalFile will only do 1 file per instance.
Ah, good to know.
> > Will they let me do what I describe?
> if the users are zope users, sure - just an a LocalFS for each user
> and restrict access to the owner.
Yes, the users are zope users. I did exactly what you describe and it
> on the filesystem, everything must be readable by the user who runs
> the Zope process.