[Zope] content / code separation
chrism at plope.com
Tue Feb 24 18:45:33 EST 2004
Not entirely on-topic, but related:
On Tue, 2004-02-24 at 18:19, Paul Winkler wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 24, 2004 at 01:14:50PM -0800, Declan Shanaghy wrote:
> > Something is puzzling me about the way zope is designed.
> > With FileStorage, or DirectoryStorage code and member content is all
> > stored in the same place.
> > How does one achieve separtion of the code from the content in order to
> > facilitate easy upgrade of code?
> > Basically i want to do is take the Members folder out of my CMF site
> > and store it somewhere else, so i can do a sitewide update of the code
> > in my CMF site by copying over a new Data.fs or a new DirectoryStorage
> > heirarchy and the Members folder will be unaffected.
> 3 suggestions:
> - Don't Do That. Upgrade "in place". This is usually possible
> depending on what your upgrade consists of.
> - Export the Member folder before upgrade, then import afterward.
> - Use mounted storages. Google for DBTab.
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