[Framework-Team] Re: plone.app.locking

Alec Mitchell apm13 at columbia.edu
Sun Dec 10 20:39:18 UTC 2006

On 12/10/06, Martin Aspeli <optilude at gmx.net> wrote:
> Hi Raphael,
> >> To get the UI to work, I want to provide a couple of viewlets that (a)
> >> trigger the auto-lock when base_edit is found (b) remove the auto-lock
> >> when the base_edit form is unloaded (probably in JS) and
> >
> > That's exactly what Jeff and I did and why it's broken ATM
> > (I think at least; doing AJAX on top of Zope 2 versus Zope 3's
> > templating engine seem to be incompatible). :-(
> > (Please, please prove me wrong ...)
> I can't see any viewlet related code anywhere. Note that viewlets work
> fine (we use them in other places) so I don't know why this would be a
> problem.
> I'm not quite sure what the KSS dependency may be. It would be nice if
> stealing a lock didn't mean reloading the page, and there may be other
> things I'm not thinking about, but I don't think there's anything that
> couldn't be fixed up later. I'm probably missing something, though.

KSS functionality is really trivial to add after the fact, it
shouldn't ever considered a blocker for anything, IMO.


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