Portlet settings from a GS profile?

Geir Bækholt · Plone Solutions lists at elvix.com
Mon Oct 1 20:43:32 UTC 2007

Maurits van Rees wrote:
> Raphael Ritz, on 2007-10-01:
>> Hi,
>> in a "site product" I'm doing I would like to set the
>> portlet configuration from an extension profile but
>> I get the impression that that's currently (Plone 3.0.1)
>> not supported - or am I missing something?
> (snip)
>> Doing this TTP is all nice and handy but how do I safe that
>> in a profile? Is somebody already working on that?
> I was wondering about this last week or so too.  Then I heard from
> Wichert that this is indeed not (yet) possible.  Probably some ideas
> are floating in some heads about how to do this.  I have not looked
> further yet, but it should be possible; obvious starting points to
> look at would be the code behind @@manage_portlets and behind the
> types configlet.

GS support for assignment and configuration is indeed one of the most 
important missing features for plone.app.portlets.

If anyone has time and resources to work on this, it will be a most 
welcome addition to Plone.



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