Buildout Recipe Tip: hexagonit.recipe.download

How to handle difficult old-style add-ons. Sometimes an “old-style” add-on is distributed as foo.tar.gz and extracts to foo/, but the package is called bar. This can be a problem when using the plone.recipe.productdistros recipe because when bar is extracted to parts/productdistros/foo it will not work. Fortunately there is hexagonit.recipe.download, which allows you to specify the […]

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Repoze Meetups

Plumbing Zope into the WSGI Pipeline As Paul Everitt recently mentioned, the dudes are back. Three self-described graybeards doing what they love: Zope. But this is not your father’s Zope. This is Repoze, which integrates Zope technologies with WSGI and reusable Python middleware. One of the dudes will be delivering the first of a two […]

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First Post

I have decided to start a blog! Why? Because Plone allows me to do so. But also: I have been reading a lot of Plone blogs lately and they have inspired me to write my own. I want to interact with other Plonistas. I want to get my web 2.0 on. To that end, this […]

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