[Zope] Zope 2.7 installation on SuSE 10.0 - unable to find startup script

David H bluepaul at earthlink.net
Mon Jul 10 22:27:04 EDT 2006

TR wrote:

>This is rather bizarre, but I'm unable to determine what script to run to 
>start my Zope instance. I installed 2.7.7-3, which comes with the distro, and 
>ran mkzopeinstance.py, which terminated without errors after asking for the 
>instance home and site admin id/password.
>Isn't there supposed to be a startzope.py somewhere? The closest thing I could 
>find was the following:
>[/opt/zope/lib/python/Zope/App] > python startup.py
>Traceback (most recent call last):
>  File "startup.py", line 16, in ?
>    from AccessControl.SecurityManagement import getSecurityManager
>ImportError: No module named AccessControl.SecurityManagement
>Even wierder, my installation contains an AccessControl.SecuritySuite package 
>with a SecurityBase module - no SecurityManager.
>Can anyone shed some light, here?
>-Tom Russell
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I wouldnt use "distros".  Download zope directly from zope.org.  While 
your at it get your python from python.org.  Don't rely on zope distros.

Oh and you start zope with <zope-instance>/bin/zopectl start

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