[Zope] newbie: ZTP in Plone

andrew cooke andrew at acooke.org
Sun Oct 26 11:22:23 EST 2003

Done it!  The ZTP page can be linked to from a Plone page.

I knew it was obvious :o)


andrew cooke said:

> I can see why it's not possible to add ZTP via the Plone interface, but I
> don't see why it's not possible to extend the Plone site via the ZMI.  If
> I want to mix content and scripting then surely I don't have to start from
> zero?
> I'm trying to make a site that has areas where users discuss stuff etc,
> but which also contains some dynamic pages displaying data in a database.
> Can I not build on Plone for that?
> Andrew
> Jens Vagelpohl said:
>>> If I work in ZMI and add a ZTP page to the Plone folder, it doesn't
>>> appear
>>> as a Plone page.  If I add ZTP to a Plone document, it's not
>>> interpreted.
>>> I must be missing something really obvious.  Please, what is it?  How
>>> do I
>>> get ZTP working inside a page that is visible in the Plone site?  I've
>>> looked through the Plone docs, but can't find anything relevant, and
>>> I've
>>> searched the net (honestly! - I know it must be staring me in the
>>> face...)
>> You're missing the basic premise that CMF, and by extension Plone, are
>> about *content* and not *scripting* as far as what you can add through
>> their respective user interfaces goes.
>> jens
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