[MacPorts] #20773: Add zope2.10

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Tue Sep 8 12:57:13 PDT 2009

On Sep 8, 2009, at 14:53, Darren Weber wrote:

> I'm curious about using Plone, which is currently at version 3.3.   
> I've downloaded the "unified installer" from http://plone.org/products/plone 
>  and I'll take a look at the content of that package to see what the  
> latest dependencies are (most likely they are satisfied by some  
> MacPorts).  However, it appears the zope port is outdated.
> Is anyone else working on the Zope port?  Is it a significant  
> dependency of many other ports that are in wide use now?  That is,  
> what reason is there for the zope port to be "outdated", if any?   
> Are there functional reasons, politics, superceded software, or what?

As far as I know, the zope ports (there are 43 ports with "zope" in  
the name) are outdated because nobody maintains them. (Only the three  
py*-zopeinterface ports are maintained.) It would be great if somebody  
would maintain the rest of them and update them.

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