[Setup] Re: Install and Uninstall RichDocument

Martin Aspeli optilude at gmx.net
Sun Nov 25 12:57:58 UTC 2007

Chris Chambers wrote:
> I originally installed RichDocument by placing in Products Directory and then
> using Add on Products in Setup. 
> http://www.nabble.com/Error-using-RichDocument-tf4841397s15482.html#a13851350
> This didn't work 
> So I uninstalled using Setup Add on Products and then proceeded to use
> portal_quickinstaller. It showed that  is was installed in
> portal_quickinstaller but not in Plone Setup Add on Products. RichDocument
> didn't appear as an action. So I used portal_quickinstaller to uninstall
> again which it appears to have done. RichDocument 3.0.1 and SimpleAttachment
> 3.0.1 are now showing as installable (i.e. not installed)
> I have another RichDocument showing in the installed products - Version at
> Install time and 	Product version are both blank.

Yes. This is a known issue with the quickinstaller. It should be 
harmless (if a bit ugly).

> It has no check box at /portal_quickinstaller/manage_installProductsForm so
> I can not uninstall it and
> /portal_quickinstaller/Products.RichDocument/manage_installationInfo shows
> None for all attributes apart for:
>  Status:  	installed
> Contains Manual Uninstall: 	false
> How do I remove this and get back to square one and then install
> RichDocument?

You should be able to just install it using the one that *does* have a 
tickbox next to it.


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