CMF Dogbowl: CMF 1.0: Release Notes

By tseaver [ ]

March 3, 2001

Zope Content Management Framework (CMF) README

What is the CMF?

The Zope Content Management Framework provides a set of services and content objects useful for building highly dynamic, content-oriented portal sites. As packaged, the CMF generates a site much like the site. The CMF is intended to be easily customizable, in terms of both the types of content used and the policies and services it provides.


Known Issues

Please see the separate issues list [ ].





  1. Unpack the CMF-1.0.tar.gz tarball into a working directory. For instance:

    $ cd /usr/local/zope $ tar xzf /tmp/CMF-1.0.tar.gz

  2. Link (or copy/move) the three CMF packages into $INSTANCE_HOME/Products. For instance:

    $ cd /var/zope/Products $ ln -s /usr/local/zope/CMF-1.0/* .

  3. Restart Zope; verify that the three CMF products loaded property, by examining them in Control_Panel/Product.
  4. Create a CMF Site object. Join, and begin adding content. Enjoy!