[Framework-Team] Plone 4 dependencies

Wichert Akkerman wichert at wiggy.net
Tue May 26 09:05:42 UTC 2009

I seem to remember the plan was to target Plone 4 for CMF 2.2 and Zope
2.11, but as you can see below that does not appear to be possible.


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From: Jens Vagelpohl <jens at dataflake.org>
To: Zope-CMF List <zope-cmf at zope.org>
Subject: Re: [Zope-CMF] Zope dependency
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On May 26, 2009, at 10:21 , Wichert Akkerman wrote:

> Previously Jens Vagelpohl wrote:
>> The CMF eggs, even on trunk, still advertise compatibility with Zope
>> 2.10. I believe we had agreed to target Zope 2.12 with trunk - please
>> correct me if that's wrong. If we do want Zope 2.12 I would like to  
>> go
>> through before the first CMF 2.2 beta and do the following:
>>  - adjust all setup.py files to show the Zope2 egg as dependency,
>> which will imply the "Zope2 >= 2.12dev" dependency
>>  - go through and delete all BBB code for Zope versions earlier than
>> 2.12
>> If anyone thinks that's a bad idea please speak up.
> I think we are targetting Plone 4 at CMF 2.2 and Zope 2.11 at the
> moment, so that would be bad for us.

I'm guessing you are not aware that there already is a hard dependency  
in CMFDefault. In essence, I would not be setting a new policy, I  
would document the current situation.


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