[Zope] How to get the path?

Dylan Reinhardt zope@dylanreinhardt.com
Mon, 10 Mar 2003 00:48:56 -0800

At 11:56 PM 3/9/2003, Sorin Marti wrote:
>In our intranet it should be possible to upload TeX-Sources. These Sources 
>I want to compile into a pdf and a html version and then I want to store 
>them in different folders.


>So: I don't want to upload a file to zope because (I hope I'm right) then 
>it is stored as a zope object in the zope-filesystem

Yes... in the Zope Object Database (ZODB).

>and I can't manipulate the file then... right?

Well... you can manipulate the object and you can set up methods to the 
object that return files.

>So what I want to do is: upload ONE file into servers filesystem and I 
>haven't found a good homepage explaining how to solve that problem...

I think you're looking for LocalFS:  http://sourceforge.net/projects/localfs