[Product-Developers] Create new plone.app.page type

Maarten Kling maarten at fourdigits.nl
Thu Jul 21 07:53:00 UTC 2011

Hello Martin,

I already got:

-- person.py --
class IPerson(IPage):
""" my schema here"""

class Person(dexterity.Item):

And i am able to add a person type in my site, but there is no default 
content set like the Page type and the edit mode is not the deco way.

On 7/21/11 9:45 AM, Martin Aspeli wrote:
> On 21 July 2011 08:32, Maarten Kling<maarten at fourdigits.nl>  wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I am using Deco to setup a new website, the default Page type from
>> plone.app.page type works fine.
>> Now i need to create a new dexterity type called 'person' witch is having
>> the same (layout)properties like Page and some add-ons features.
>> I need the layout aware behaviors for editing my type the Deco way.
>> As there is no class for the Page type from plone.app.page I cannot inherit
>> my Person type from the Page type and have to write all the FTI Deco needed
>> stuff myself.
>> I there an easy way to do this?
>> In the XML for my type there is<element
>> value="plone.app.blocks.layoutbehavior.ILayoutAware" />  defined.
>> Hoping anyone can help.
> Try to derive from the IPage schema and use the same FTI setup except
> for the interface/title/description.
> Martin

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