[Zope] Product installation

Andreas Jung lists at andreas-jung.com
Mon Nov 29 07:35:07 EST 2004

--On Montag, 29. November 2004 12:26 Uhr +0000 John Poltorak 
<jp at warpix.org> wrote:

> As I understand it, all that is required to install a product in Zope is
> to extract the archive to the Products directory and restart Zope. This
> is  what I have done in the past and then the product shows up under
> /Control_Panel/Products. For some reason this does not happen with
> PloneGuestbook on my installation of Zope 2.7.3 on Linux Redhat v7.3.
> Can anyone suggest why? Or where should I look to see any signs of
> problems? No relevant msgs are to be found in the logs.

a) check the message on the console when you start zope
b) check the file permissions of the installed product
c) check if lib/python/Products/PRODUCTNAME *really* exists
d) ask the author of the corresponding product.


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