Archive for April, 2007|Monthly archive page

Completing the plugin – integrating it with Zope

The next tutorial on KSS is up. This time you will learn how to complete the plugin by writing the server side components. In the end you will have a working plugin which you can call from the server just like any other KSS command.


Writing a simple KSS plugin

Developing with KSS should save you from ever having to write Javascript. This premise of course only holds true if the framework is complete enough to do everything that you want. Fortunately writing a plugin for KSS is not that difficult. To make this even easier I wrote a small tutorial on how to create a KSS plugin complete with all related Zope bootstrapping.

Keep watching or this blog for another tutorial on how to create server side code to communicate with this plugin.

Doctest syntax file for Vim

To make reading (and writing) doctests a bit more pleasant in Vim I wrote a small syntax file. You download it form the Vim scripts section. The screenshot shows it in action on a Zope 3 test. Screenshot of Doctest syntax