[Silva-general] Problem with Silva 1.6.4 Buildout scripts

Jonathan Bowlas j.bowlas at ucl.ac.uk
Tue Dec 1 17:54:11 CET 2009


After banging my head against the wall for 2 days now trying various
permutaions to get to the bottom of this I'm totally stumped and
really need some help. Why is this happening?

Someone please help me - anyone!

Jon


2009/11/29 Jonathan Bowlas <j.bowlas at ucl.ac.uk>:
> Hi All,
>
> I'm having trouble with the silva 1.6.4 buildout scripts that I hope
> someone may be able to assist with.
>
> Initially if you download it directly from
> https://svn.infrae.com/buildout/silva/tag/Silva-1.6.4 it doesn't work
> as there are a few versioning issues so I modified your base.cfg
> script to include the following (taken from silva2.1.7 profile):
>
> extensions = buildout.dumppickedversions
> dump-picked-versions-file = versions.cfg
> versions = versions
>
> [versions]
> pilwotk = 1.1.6.4
> Products.PDBDebugMode = 1.1
> Products.PTProfiler = 1.4
> collective.monkeypatcher = 1.0b2
> infrae.subversion = 1.4.5
> lxml = 2.1.5
> plone.recipe.zope2install = 3.2
> plone.recipe.zope2instance = 3.6
> py = 0.9.2
> setuptools = 0.6c11
> silva.export.opendocument = 1.0
> zc.buildout = 1.4.2
> zc.recipe.egg = 1.2.2
> zope.component = 3.5.1
> zope.contenttype = 3.4.2
> zope.i18n = 3.6.0
> zope.interface = 3.5.0
> zope.testing = 3.7.1
> products.docfindertab = 1.0.4
>
> & added to the [zope2] section
>
> fake-zope-eggs = true
> skip-fake-eggs =
>    zope.testing
>    zope.component
>    zope.contenttype
>    zope.interface
>    zope.proxy
>    zope.i18n
>
> It would now appear to install correctly and after adding a 'silva
> root' object to the ZMI and navigating to the public view this would
> seem to be confirmed. However if you click on the default installed
> silva find object 'search' the public view returns a 'NotFound' error
> which is the same as returned for all objects you create in the SMI.
>
> Furthermore I decided to inspect the versions more closely and tie
> them into when this buildout profile was created in the infrae svn
> repository (as I assumed it must have worked when it was created) so I
> ended up with this revised list in base.cfg:
>
> versions = versions
>
> [versions]
> pilwotk = 1.1.6.4
> infrae.subversion = 1.4.5
> lxml = 2.1.5
> plone.recipe.zope2install = 3.0
> plone.recipe.zope2instance = 3.1
> py = 0.9.2
> setuptools = 0.6c11
> silva.export.opendocument = 1.0
> zc.buildout = 1.2.1
> zc.recipe.egg = 1.2.2
> zope.component = 3.5.1
> zope.contenttype = 3.4.1
> zope.i18n = 3.6.0
> zope.interface = 3.5.0
> zope.testing = 3.7.1
> products.docfindertab = 1.0.4
>
> Alas this was also unsuccessful and returned the exact same result -
> no public view - or at least a 404 – Resource not found (NotFound)
> message on every object with the exception of a silva site root.
>
> I've also noticed that the buildout doesn't complete correctly in the
> terminal - it gets to the last product install, generates the scripts
> C:\\Silva-1.6.4-default\\bin\\instance' &
> 'C:\\Silva-1.6.4-default\\bin\\repozo' and hangs, I have to press
> return to get a prompt back to enable me to bin\instance start- so
> perhaps this is connected in some way.
>
> Hope someone can help
>
> Cheers
>
> Jon
>



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