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A Patch for Plone cut/copy/paste/delete permissions

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atreal.monkeyplone display fullname in portlet review and change security for cut/copy/paste/delete actions in Plone.


  • Plone 3 : Use the last version of branch 1.x.x.
  • Plone 4 : Use the last version of branch 2.x.x (this corresponds to the current version).

Note that the developement trunk only support Plone 4.



  • it changes the Permission on the tree methods : manage_cutObjects, manage_delObjects and manage_pasteObjects of BaseFolderMixin from Products.Archetypes.BaseFolder.
  • it patches the method _verifyObjectPaste from Products.CMFCore.PortalFolder who check the delete permission on parent object.
  • it applies on actions this modifications.


When a user “can add” on a folder, now he can cut and delete his own creation.


Use with precaution ;)



  • atReal Team
    • Jean-Nicolas Bes [drjnut]
    • Florent Michon [f10w]


Changelog for atreal.monkeyplone

2.0.0 (2011-11-18)

  • Delete display of user’s fullname in review portlet (already set in Plone 4.1). [rebeylerian]
  • New major version for Plone 4. Plone 3 IS NO LONGER supported (Use last version of branch 1.x.x for Plone 3). [rbeylerian]

1.0.2 (2010-10-20)

  • Allow versions of collective.monkeypatcher newer than 1.0b2. [WouterVH]

1.0.1 (2009-09-24)

  • Version of collective.monkeypatcher fixed to 1.0b2 because doesn’t work with 1.0b1. [f10w]

1.0.0 (2009-09-24)

  • Initial release. [drjnut][f10w]

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