[Product-Developers] PloneRSSSearch compatibility with Plone 3

Difiore, Greg difioreg at casd.k12.pa.us
Fri May 22 13:56:38 UTC 2009


OK, is this any other way that you know of that I could accomplish the same
thing (index a remote rss/plone site so it can be searched from within my
site?

Thanks
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Greg



> From: Gilles Lenfant <gilles.lenfant at ingeniweb.com>
> Date: Fri, 22 May 2009 15:45:52 +0200
> To: "DiFiore, Greg" <difioreg at casd.k12.pa.us>
> Cc: <product-developers at lists.plone.org>
> Subject: Re: [Product-Developers] PloneRSSSearch compatibility with Plone 3
> 
> 
> Le 20 mai 09 à 19:39, difi80211g a écrit :
> 
>> 
>> Have you had any luck getting this add on working in Plone 3 yet?  I
>> am very
>> interested in getting this feature to work in our Plone 3 site.
> 
> This could not (and will not) work as of Plone 3.x.
> On Plone 2.5 and previous, PloneRSSSearch used the login cookie "__ac"
> from the request to (try to) authenticate on the remote site. In a
> certain way, PloneRSSSearch authenticated search takes advantage of a
> Plone security issue that's gone since Plone 3.
> This does not work as of Plone 3.x due to the use of a safer cookie
> crumbler with encrypted cookie.
> 
> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> Graham Perrin wrote:
>>> 
>>> <http://ingeniweb.sourceforge.net/Products/PloneRSSSearch/>
>>> 
>>> A most appealing feature:
>>> 
>>>> If the member of the site is also a member of the remote site (with
>>>> the same user account and password), he gets matching "published"
>>>> contents in the results list (again, if this is allowed by the
>>>> remote site's policy).
>>> 
>>> 
>>> but PloneRSSSearch is not recognised by my Plone 3.0.2 sites, so I
>>> guess that a product update is timely.
>>> 
>>> Any volunteers?
>>> 
>>>> Note : The functionnality is already integrated to Plone by the
>>>> addition of a customized version of Plone's 'search.pt' template,
>>>> but you can also quickly test it by invoking a URL such as :
>>>> 
>>>> http://myplonesite/rsssearch?plonesite_url=http://
>>>> remoteplonesite&SearchableText=plone
>>> 
>>> 
>>> I did try that, without success.
>>> 
>>> True:
>>> 
>>> * for public (externally published) content, search results to
>>> anonymous users, it's possible/desirable to have multiple sites
>>> indexed by an external product. Google comes to mind.
>>> 
>>> However:
>>> 
>>> * I'm more interested in the the prospect of *enhanced* search
>>> results that reflect the permissions of a *logged-in* Plone user.
>>> 
>>> Search results from Plone are exceptionally fine, especially with
>>> regard to extended results for logged-in users. To me, it seems ideal
>>> to extend that concept to multiple Plone sites.
>>> 
>>> <http://www.nabble.com/forum/Search.jtp?query=message%3A%28site+OR
>>> +portal%29+subject%3Asearch+subject%
>>> 3Amultiple&daterange=0&forum=6741&local=y> etc. -- unless I'm missing
>>> something, the lists seem strangely quiet on this subject. Or maybe
>>> everyone's using PloneRSSSearch with Plone 2.x and I'm the first
>>> person to wish it to work with Plone 3 ;-)
>>> 
>>> Incidentally, this is not a priority for me at the moment. I'm simply
>>> planning ahead, for a possible minor proliferation of Plone sites.
>>> 
>>> Best regards
>>> Graham
>>> 
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>>> 
>>> 
>> 
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