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Disallow access to acquired content outside the current path.

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Access to acquired content in CMF/ Plone should not be allowed.

This package disables content acquisition.


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Source Code

The sources are in a GIT DVCS with its main branches at github.

We’d be happy to see many forks and pull-requests to make collective.explicitacquisition even better.


This package is a repackaging of Godfroid Chapelle’s (gotcha) Products.CMFPlone branch “publication through explicit acquisition”_, which solves ticket 13793 (references old, archived bug tracker).

Further contributors:


2.0 (2021-02-05)

  • Update package (black, isort, structure) [jensens]
  • Drop support of Python 2.7, [jensens]
  • Support Python 3 on Plone 5.2.x+ [spereverde]

1.1 (2015-02-18)

  • Add and fix release. [thet]

1.0 (2015-02-17)

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