IMW, Athens and Cathedral sprints

Published on 2010/03/28

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Last updated on 2021/08/07

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by Nejc Zupan

I’ve attended 3 sprints in the past month. Sprints are a great way to learn new Plone techniques and of course to meet fellow plonistas. I love the fact that I was able to attend 3 in just one month. Next one on the schedule: Plone Sauna Sprint in Helsinki in the end of July. […]

New project – BigContentSearch.com

Published on 2010/03/01

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Last updated on 2015/10/13

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by Nejc Zupan

Last week we introduced a new project – BigContentSearch.com. It will be the first PLR membership website on the internet with over 100,000 articles in a searchable database. Since we are dealing with a huge amount of data, we want to use Plone 4 with it’s out-of-the-box blob storage capabilities. Since Plone 4 is still […]

OS X specific .cfg for collective.xdv

Published on 2010/02/23

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Last updated on 2015/10/08

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by Nejc Zupan

The collective.xdv manual on plone.org tells you how to customize your buildout.cfg in order to be able to run collective.xdv on OS X. However if you are working in a team of developers where not everyone is using OS X, it’s nice to have your specific buildout hacks in a separate osx.cfg file. Below is […]

New WordPress sites

Published on 2010/02/14

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Last updated on 2015/10/13

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by Dejan Murko

In the past few months we’ve deployed 3 new WordPress sites. They are all basic presentation sites with low running costs. Presentation Website for Moj fit – www.mojfit.com Presentation Website for MIROR d.o.o. – www.miror.rs Sales Website for Zavod mladi podjetnik – mp-racunovodstvo.si You can find more info about these project on our portfolio page.

New Plone website – LifeInLjubljana.si

Published on 2010/02/01

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Last updated on 2015/10/13

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by Nejc Zupan

During the first month of 2010 we’ve been busy developing a new site for Erasmus students in Ljubljana – LifeInLjubljana.si. It helps Erasmus students coming to Ljubljana to easily find a room and connect with other Erasmus students already in Ljubljana. We use custom developed content types to provide a the list of available flats/beds with […]

Testing session in Plone 3.3

Published on 2010/01/07

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Last updated on 2015/10/08

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by Nejc Zupan

Yesterday, while I was working on LifeInLjubljana.si, I had to test if some data was correctly written to Plone’s session. I couldn’t use the standard ptc.FunctionalTestCase test case as it does not have a session and I would get errors like this: (Pdb) self.context.session_data_manager *** AttributeError: session_data_manager (Pdb) self.context.REQUEST.SESSION *** AttributeError: SESSION Following a tip […]

unrestrictedGetObject()

Published on 2009/12/15

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Last updated on 2015/10/08

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by Nejc Zupan

Argh! Sometimes I am truly amazed by how much I can complicate things. For the past year or so, every time I had to access an object with brain.getObject() that I otherwise did not have permission to, I went to great lengths hacking Zope’s SecurityManager to let me do it. Today, I was introducted to […]

CWPortlets, Scrawl and DISQUS

Published on 2009/12/12

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Last updated on 2015/10/08

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by Nejc Zupan

Following previous post, here are instructions to get above mentioned products running on Plone 4 Alpha 2. Products.ContentWellPortlets ContentWellPortlets is a great product that enables you to add portlets before and after content as well as in the footer. There is no official release for Plone 4 yet (as expected) so you need to use […]

Plone4 + collective.xdv + deco.gs

Published on 2009/12/06

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Last updated on 2015/10/08

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by Nejc Zupan

Here at NiteoWeb Ltd. we decided a few days ago that we should start trying out Plone 4 in order to be ready for the stable release. There are quite some new features that I can’t wait to start using on production sites. Being in adventurous mood I volunteered for the job. I also wanted […]