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Sep 18, 2012

Plone Registry Strikes Back

"A Useful Tool Registry Is"

Plone Registry Strikes Back

My journey exploring hidden features of the Plone registry continues. This time we will focus on aspects related to product migration, and how to get a nice user interface for our users

My last post was about how to use Plone registry in a clean way, also when storing complex data inside it.

Today we'll talk about the Plone registry again! I've some other tips to share!

Another good article

I'm not the only one to be inspired by the registry. After my first article about this subject, I came upon Complex Plone registry settings revisited. Take a read, is another interesting approach!

What's new?

I needed to implement the same product that inspired me for the last article, collective.analyticspanel, with some new features requested by a customer of ours.

Regardless the specific features, what is important is that:

  • it somehow changes the type of one of our existing field;
  • it adds a new field (that should be kept separated from the others).


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