[Zope] Clarification: uncatalog_object question

Jonathan dev101 at magma.ca
Wed Oct 11 09:01:14 EDT 2006

Thanks for the response Chris, but it is about 2 years too late!

If you look at the email source you will see my original post was dated from 
2004.  I have been getting several zope mails from 2004, the mailman must be 

Thanks for the effort though!


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chris Withers" <chris at simplistix.co.uk>
To: "Jonathan Hobbs" <toolkit at magma.ca>
Cc: <zope at zope.org>
Sent: Tuesday, October 10, 2006 6:44 AM
Subject: Re: [Zope] Clarification: uncatalog_object question

> Jonathan Hobbs wrote:
>>> I used catalog-aware objects and just deleted the object in the folder 
>>> and
>>> the object was automatically removed from the zcatalog).
>> I don't understand why the uid of 1049298593 works in retrieving the 
>> record
>> from the zcatalog, but not when used to delete the record from the
>> zcatalog?!  (I have looked at the code in Catalog.py and nothing in the
>> uncatalog_object method provides any hints as to why this problem is
>> occuring).
> Be careful the difference between the internal document id used by the 
> catalog and the identifier the object was catalogued with.
> The latter is the physical path of the object unless you specify it...
> The latter is also what you need to pass to uncatalog an object...
> Chris
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