[Product-Developers] Acquisition context inside a Plone behavior

Gaudenz Steinlin gaudenz at soziologie.ch
Wed Jan 29 13:29:47 UTC 2014

ajung <lists at zopyx.com> writes:

> Hi there,
> I am implementing a customer shortname generation policy (comparable to
> INameFromTitle) where the behavior implementing the policy must get hold of
> the parent folder in order to fetch a configurable prefix that is used as
> part of the generated id. I followed the implementation
> http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7974285/is-there-a-way-to-extend-plone-dexteritys-inamefromtitle-behavior
> Unfortunately the 'context' object is not acquisition wrapped. Is there some
> way to get hold of the parent object in some way?

Maybe it's easier to create a more specific INameChooser adapter for the
folders that will contain your objects. The INameChooser is adapted to
the folder and the folder is thus available as self.context inside the

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