[Zope] recursive security changes

Jerome Alet alet@librelogiciel.com
Sun, 11 May 2003 20:37:05 +0200

On Sun, May 11, 2003 at 07:59:57PM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
> are there any products or tools out there that i can use to manage
> the security settings of a rather bug site? i know that acquisition
> takes care of most, but one thing i would like to do at first is to
> reset all permissions of all children of the root folder to
> 'acquire' and nothing more, and then gradually go from there...

Use ZShell to do this.

You can try an old restricted version of ZShell online at :

and you can download it from : =20

You will have to use its 'find' command with the --exec option and
launch the 'setperms' command, just like you would do from the Unix
'find' command line.


Jerome Alet