[Zope] calling a product with xmlrpc
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Tue Apr 11 12:37:11 EDT 2006
On Tue, Apr 11, 2006 at 05:54:35PM +0200, Reinoud van Leeuwen wrote:
> I have a working Pyhton script to search for users in a plone site with a
> commandline xmlrpc client. It cannot be changed into an external method
> because of the fact that it only works when running under a role with
> sufficient rights.
> So I turned it into a product.
> Basically I have (I have deleted some obvious code):
> class Xmlrpcindex(UniqueObject, SimpleItem):
> security = ClassSecurityInfo()
> def search (self, SearchableText):
> return 'foobar'
> The product is recignized as a Zope product and Plone product. It is
> installed in my Plone instance and I have made an instance in my Plone
> root (with id my_xmlrpc_instance).
> So the client looks like this:
> import xmlrpclib
> server = xmlrpclib.Server('http://localhost/plonesite/my_xmlrpc_instance')
> results = server.search('sometext')
> This however generates a NotFound Exception :-(
I'm not sure why you get NotFound, but one thing I spotted is that
anything you want to publish in zope 2 must have a docstring.
Stating the obvious: have you at least verified that the server url is
correct? You should be able to point your browser directly at
also, I'm not familiar with xmlrpclib.Server.
The library docs only mention xmlrpclib.ServerProxy, afaict.
Presumably that's just a typo and you are using the standard
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