Creating Reusable Packages
40. Creating Reusable Packages#
We already created the package
ploneconf.site much earlier.
In this part you will:
Build your own standalone egg.
Now you are going to create a feature that is independent of the ploneconf site and can be reused in other packages.
To make the distinction clear, this is not a package from the namespace
ploneconf but from
We are going to add a voting behavior.
For this we need:
A behavior that stores its data in annotations
A viewlet to present the votes
A bit of CSS
We move to the
src directory and again use a script called
mrbob from our project's
and the template from
bobtemplates.plone to create the package.
src directory does not exist yet, create it:
Go inside the
src folder and create the package:
cd src $ ../bin/mrbob -O starzel.votable_behavior bobtemplates.plone:addon
We press Enter to all questions except our personal data and the Plone version. Here we enter 5.2.