[Zope-Annce] Zope 2.7.0 Alpha 1 Released

Chris McDonough chrism@zope.com
Thu, 3 Jul 2003 15:18:58 -0400

Zope 2.7.0 represents a concentration on software configuration and
installation improvement over older versions. It requires Python

You may download Zope 2.7.0a1 from Zope.org:


Users should note that Python 2.2.3 is now the required platform.

No binaries for platforms other than win32 will be offered for this
Zope release.

Particular features of interest in Zope 2.7.0:

 - ./configure; make; make install installation from source
 - configuration-file-driven configuration
 - integration of ReStructuredText
 - OrderedFolder support
 - Many bugxfixes

For more information on what is new in this release, see the
CHANGES.txt and HISTORY.txt files for the release:


For more information on the available Zope releases, guidance for
selecting the right distribution and installation instructions, please