[Zope3-Users] z3c.form - howto ignore the context for single widgets in an Edit form?

Christophe Combelles ccomb at free.fr
Fri Feb 8 03:33:11 EST 2008

Hermann Himmelbauer a écrit :
> Am Freitag, 8. Februar 2008 00:48 schrieb Stephan Richter:
>> On Thursday 07 February 2008, Christophe Combelles wrote:
>>> Maybe the best way to have a password validation would be to let the
>>> PasswordWidget display two password fields and check itself the values
>>> are the same?
>> Bingo. :-) I Would implement a PasswordConfirmationWidget. Then you have a
>> special converter that throws an error, if the passwords do not match.
> Right, that seems to be a perfect solution. Btw., it seems that there are 
> quite some generic widget/field-patterns that a lot of people are needing - 
> such as the PasswordConfirmationWidget. Or, in my case I need a 
> special "Email" field, that inherits from TextLine and may also have some 
> specific widget.
> So I'd suggest to open some repository, e.g. "z3c.formwidgets" where people 
> can contribute their fields/widgets so that they can be reused by others. 
> Moreover, this would also be a good entry point for people developing new 
> widgets.

Why not contributing directly into z3c.form ?  There are already too many 
packages. Splitting things into eggs was a good thing, but too many eggs is 
worse.  I suggest to do this in a branch of z3c.form, so that the new widgets 
could be quickly moved in the trunk.


> Best Regards,
> Hermann

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