[Zope-Annce] Zope Weekly News for May 4th
ethan mindlace fremen
Sat, 05 May 2001 00:36:17 -0400
Berleley Storage beta, Zope Book final,
Zope 2.4 further ahead than you might think,
You should use an ODB -
or use SmartObjects so things behave like one,
all in this Zope **Weekly** News
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Linux Expo Brasil
In only 5 days,
Paul Everitt will be participating in the Keynote Session
at the "Linux Expo Brazil",
, being held on the 9th and 10th of May.
The EuroZope crew is organizing a two
day Zope only conference in Berlin on the 12th
and 13th of July.
Those interested in participating should join the
discussion on the "EuroZope mailinglist",
Zope in the Press
IBM developerWorks discusses "Zope from the perspective of a Perl/CGI
in a fairly complimentary way.
Although it's not specifically about zope, there's a great article called
"Why Aren't You Using an Object Oriented Database Management System",
which may be useful the next time someone brings up the "black box" of
Speaking of the ZODB...
Berkley Database Storage
by Ethan Fremen
Barry Warsaw and Jeremy Hilton of PythonLabs fame have been hard at work
a new storage for zope. This new storage, using the Berkely database from
SleepyCat software, enabling a number of improvements over FileStorage.py.
There are several storage implementations, but the one that matches
abilities is the "Full" version. This version supports undo, versions,
automatic reference counting garbage collection.
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