Posts in Plone

A Shout Out to Shout IRC

I’m back on IRC for the foreseeable future, and loving it. Thank you Shout IRC.

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Project Makefile Open for Business

Makefile for Python Web Development & Related Projects

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Plock 0-5-0 is out

  • Oct 10, 2015
  • Category: Plone

Pip installs Plock. Plock installs Plone.

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Plone on Heroku

Dear Plone, welcome to 2015

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Plone Add-On Development For Command-Line Savvy Developers

  • Jun 01, 2015
  • Category: Plone

With Plone 5 heating up, it’s time for me to go all-in again on Plone.

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Plock Rocks

Pip installs Plock. Plock installs Plone.

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Plone 5 Alpha 2 is Here

This post is long overdue since Plone 5 alpha 2 was released on 2014-04-20!

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I Love collective-recipe-plonesite

Whenever I answer tech support questions, I usually begin with a clean slate

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We Pioneer

  • May 03, 2014
  • Category: Plone

One of the subjects I find myself thinking about a lot is: Plone (surprise!)

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Introducing Plock Pins

“Plock Pins are the greatest thing to happen to Plone since Buildout” — Alex Clark

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Hello Plone Updated

Over two years ago I wrote a blog entry called “Hello, Plone!”

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Plonetheme Report

Here is another report on Plone themes.

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Introducing Plock Again

  • Dec 29, 2013
  • Category: Plone

A few months ago I introduced Plock: the Plone-installer for the Pip-loving crowd.

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What's new as of Plock 0-1-2?

  • Jul 29, 2013
  • Category: Plone

Plock is a Plone Installer for the Pip-Loving Crowd.

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Introducing Plock

Plock is a Plone Installer for the Pip-Loving Crowd. Plone is a Python-based CMS.

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Plone.org Upgraded

  • Jun 22, 2013
  • Category: Plone

Recently I upgraded plone.org from Plone 4.2 to Plone 4.3.

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Built with Plone, Powered by GitHub Pages

  • Feb 23, 2013
  • Category: Plone

Is Plone the next great static website generator? Probably not, but it definitely could be.

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About My Work

  • Jan 10, 2013
  • Category: Plone

Regarding some of the criticism or objection to some of the content of my blog entries, etc.,

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Introducing The Plone Kitty

  • Jan 09, 2013
  • Category: Plone

Actually: re-introducing the Plone Kitty from Plone 1!

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Hello Plone Again

  • Jan 09, 2013
  • Category: Plone

I’m back!

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Goodbye Plone

  • Jan 09, 2013
  • Category: Plone

I quit!

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Plone Guide

  • Nov 23, 2012
  • Category: Plone

For anyone new to my blog, welcome.

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Plone Secrets 5: The Community

  • Oct 23, 2012
  • Category: Plone

This is a non-technical post on the Plone community, why it’s so great, how it functions, and some details that may help one understand it from the outside looking in (AKA The “secrets”)

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Why Split The Lists

  • Oct 22, 2012
  • Category: Plone

The Plone community consists (roughly) of Founders, Contributors, and Users.

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Review of Aspeli's Professional Plone 4 Development

  • Oct 20, 2012
  • Category: Plone

I owe PACKT a review of this book, so here it is.

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Mailing List Etiquette

  • Oct 20, 2012
  • Category: Plone

I read a lot of mailing lists.

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Why I Criticize The Plone Foundation Board

  • Oct 17, 2012
  • Category: Plone

TL;DR: Because I care.

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Plone 4-3 Alpha 1 In Production

  • Oct 03, 2012
  • Category: Plone

I love upgrading Plone. Given the choice between an afternoon in the sun and upgrading Plone… OK I’d probably pick the sun, but it’d be close.

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Diazo Themes Revisited

  • Sep 24, 2012
  • Category: Plone

With Diazo theming on the rise (going in to 4.3 core) I’d like to take a look at the Diazo theming ecosystem again.

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All My Python Packages Are Belong To GitHub

  • Aug 10, 2012
  • Category: Plone

Including many Plone add-ons.

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The Plones Templer

(c.f. Knights Templar)

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Zope2 Bootstrap

  • Jun 12, 2012
  • Category: Plone

Bootstrap all the things, including Zope2.

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Test-plone tmp

Since Day 1 with Plone circa 2004, I’ve always taken pride in and greatly enjoyed refining my development environment.

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New Vanity Release

This release features the ability to display per package download statistics.

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Hello Plone theming

  • Jan 25, 2012
  • Category: Plone

In this post, we introduce a new tutorial.

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Plone.org maintenance

I am planning to do some work on the plone.org server and website by the end of the year.

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Plone secrets: Episode 4 - Varnish in front

  • Nov 09, 2011
  • Category: Plone

This just in from the production department: use Varnish. (And please forgive the heavily meme-laden approach to describing these techniques.)

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Plone: First Class Python Citizen

The Plone community and software fit nicely within the larger Python ecosystem. Here’s why.

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Hello mod_wsgi

It seems I’ve inadvertently started another series of blog entry

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Hello Plone

This is a Plone “Hello, World!” style tutorial/application for Python programmers.

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Plone Secrets: Episode 3 - Collective Recaptcha Installation

Another one from the: “wow, this approach is totally and completely non-obvious to beginners” department.

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Plone Secrets: Episode 2 - Collective Python Buildout

You know who uses the (Plone) Collective Python buildout?

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Plone Secrets Episode 1 Site Actions Contact Link

  • Jun 20, 2011
  • Category: Plone

Today I am introducing a new category of blog entry called Plone secrets.

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New Plone Theming Has Arrived

  • May 27, 2011
  • Category: Plone

Due to the new Diazo theming features now available, I am very excited about the recent release of Plone 4.1rc2

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Top 10 Reasons Plone 3.3 Site Admin Book is Still for You

About a year ago, I was frantically trying to finish ‘Plone 3.3 Site Administration’ …

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Plone Conference 2008 is Finally a Wrap

  • May 03, 2011
  • Category: Plone

I have yet to finish my obligations to Plone Conference 2008 until NOW.

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Introducing Charm; Death to Charm

  • Mar 29, 2011
  • Category: Plone

A long time ago (several years ago, or more) one of my first Plone jobs was importing content from the file system.

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Cioppino Sprint Report

  • Feb 16, 2011
  • Category: Plone

The Cioppino Sprint was recently held in Bodega Bay, CA.

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Hostout Rules

As in “dominates”, not a “list of rules”

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You Should Buy Plone 3 for Education Right Now

  • Jan 25, 2011
  • Category: Plone

With what must be the fifth or sixth round of apologies to both Erik Rose and PACKT publishing for the delay (very sorry guys), here is my review! Better late than never.

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Help Alex Clark help Plone

  • Jan 21, 2011
  • Category: Plone

It’s been a few years since I last attended a Plone sprint.

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New Website For 2011!

  • Jan 19, 2011
  • Category: Plone

Edit: In addition to “cool overlays”, I added a couple Plone-core todo items (that I may like to PLIP/implement)

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A Report On Plonetheme.*

Plone Theme Buildout

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Blood, Sweat, Tears and a New Plone Book

Plone 3.3 Site Administration

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No, Really, You Can Just Use Buildout To Install Plone

This is a follow up to my ‘Getting Excited about Plone as Eggs’ post.

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Toronto Plone Add-ons Sprint #1 Report

Via Toronto Plone Users Group

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Review of Veda Williams' Plone 3 Theming

Review all the chapters

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A Sane Buildout For repoze.zope2 + Plone

This is a follow-up to Martin Aspeli’s introduction to repoze and Plone from last year

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Is Anyone Using plone.org's New PyPI Functionality?

python setup.py upload -r plone.org

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Help Eric Steele Go To Baarn

  • Jan 23, 2009
  • Category: Plone

Because I was there once too

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Getting Excited About Plone as Eggs

Updated for 4.x

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Naked Plone Theme

Products.naked_plone

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Products.todo 0.1

  • Nov 13, 2008
  • Category: Plone

A project to jump start my return to Plone development.

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September 2008 is the Month of Plone.org

  • Sep 02, 2008
  • Category: Plone

Upgrade to Plone 3 before the conference

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collective.recipe.supervisor: Thank You

Now even easier to use Supervisor

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Plone Conference 2008: Please Register

  • Jul 01, 2008
  • Category: Plone

Join 300-400 of your closest friends for a 7-day party

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Placeful Theming

For some themed location /foo/bar, you want “bar” and everything below it to look different than “foo”.

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Plone.org Upgrade Remote Sprint

  • May 22, 2008
  • Category: Plone

Join us on IRC

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Supervisor Rocks

This is a reiteration of Carlos de la Guardia’s recent post on the subject.

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Plone.org Upgrade Update

  • May 01, 2008
  • Category: Plone

Thank You

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Help Me Upgrade plone.org

Because plone.org should run the latest Plone

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NASA Story Slashdotted

  • Apr 12, 2008
  • Category: Plone

The Slashdot effect

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NASA Launches New Science Web Site Powered By Plone

  • Apr 10, 2008
  • Category: Plone

Another high-profile Plone site

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Take Back The Tap

Promote tap water over bottled water

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Buildout Recipe Tip: hexagonit.recipe.download

How to handle difficult old-style add-ons.

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My Plone Days October 2007

  • Oct 18, 2007
  • Category: Plone

A commitment to the 10% Plone Manifesto.

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Is This Thing On?

  • Oct 17, 2007
  • Category: Plone

Sorry about the duplicate posts.

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Help Improve Plone's API Documentation

Sponsor my trip to the Plone “DocComm” Sprint in California

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First Post

I have decided to start a blog!

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