[Zope] Creating an instance of another class?

J Cameron Cooper xdoclet at jcameroncooper.com
Fri Feb 6 16:10:07 EST 2004

J C Lawrence wrote:

>On Thu, 5 Feb 2004 19:39:22 +0100 
>Dieter Maurer <dieter at handshake.de> wrote:
>>J C Lawrence wrote at 2004-2-4 20:25 -0500:
>>>What is the correct way to use the OFS to create an instance of a
>>>product within an object?
>This is not moving as elegantly as I'd expected.  Any example cases out
This only works on ObjectManagers. It is very common, and you can find 
examples on zopelabs.com.

If you want to add to a property on a non-folderish object, you must do 
it the usual Python way, with the constructor.

See the bottom of
for an example.


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