[Zope] Opening Old .zexp Files

Chris Withers chris at simplistix.co.uk
Sun Mar 14 07:39:12 EDT 2010

Susan Day wrote:
> I have inherited some very old *.zexp files that I can't open in a Zope 
> instance. Apparently they were built on 2.10 or even older. The problem 
> appears to be that there were all sorts of products packed into the 
> Products folder that crash everything and I don't know which ones are 
> needed. How do I begin to dig into this mess?

I'd probably try grepping through the .zexp for 'Products.' to try and 
get an idea of what products it requires.

That said, I'm surprised the .zexp import doesn't tell you what classes 
were missing...


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