Skip to main content
Donate to the Python Software Foundation or Purchase a PyCharm License to Benefit the PSF! Donate Now

Shows a global message on every site.

Project description

Introduction

With ftw.globalstatusmessage a Plone site administrator display messages on all pages.

This is useful for inform the users about an upcoming maintance downtime or any other important thing.

The message can be changed in the plone control panel:

https://raw.githubusercontent.com/4teamwork/ftw.globalstatusmessage/master/docs/screenshot.png

Exclude sites

With the Exclude sites option it is possible to show the global status message only for certain sub sites. All containers providing the interface INavigationRoot are considered sub sites. Make sure that the object_provides catalog index is up to date after enabling the interface for a container.

When having nested sub sites, the nearest parent sub site relative to the current context is relevant. If the nearest sub site is not excluded but a parent is excluded, the message is shown on the current context.

Compatibility

Supports Plone 4.2, 4.3.

Installation

  • Add ftw.globalstatusmessage to your buildout configuration:
[instance]
eggs +=
    ftw.globalstatusmessage
  • Install the generic import profile.

Uninstall

This package provides an uninstall Generic Setup profile. Uninstall the package by using Plone’s addon controlpanel or portal_quickInstaller.

Changelog

1.6.2 (2017-08-22)

  • Make the receiving endpoint available if ftw.publisher.receiver is installed. Fixes 1.6.1. [mbaechtold]

1.6.1 (2017-08-17)

  • Prevent exception if ftw.publisher.sender is not installed. Fixes 1.6.0 [mbaechtold]

1.6.0 (2017-08-16)

  • New feature allows to send the global status message config to a ftw.publisher.receiver instance. [mbaechtold, jone]

1.5.0 (2017-02-17)

  • Add option to exclude anonymous users from viewing the status message. [hvelarde]
  • Remove indirect dependency on five.grok. [hvelarde]
  • Drop Plone 4.1 support. [jone]

1.4.3 (2016-12-02)

  • Fix class assertion on DOM-Element. [raphael-s]

1.4.2 (2016-10-31)

  • Chameleon support: fix status message class. [jone]

1.4.1 (2015-05-06)

  • Add Finnish translations. [petri]

1.4.0 (2014-06-02)

  • Add option to exclude subsites from displaying the status message. [jone]
  • Brazilian Portuguese and Spanish translations were updated. [hvelarde]
  • Configlet was migrated to plone.app.registry (closes #13). [hvelarde]

1.3.0 (2014-05-14)

  • Brazilian Portuguese and Spanish translations were added. [hvelarde]
  • Implement uninstall profile. [jone]
  • Remove no longer used utility. [jone]
  • Protect statusmessage viewlet with browserlayer. The viewlet should not be rendered when the package is not installed. [jone]
  • Replace old PloneTestCase tests with p.a.testing tests. [jone]
  • Remove z3c.autoinclude includeDependencies, no longer required. [jone]

1.2 (2013-06-21)

  • Use own permission to manage globalstatusmessages. [Julian Infanger]
  • Drop Plone 4.0 support. [jone]

1.1 (2012-05-21)

  • Make Plone 4.1.x compatible. [mathias.leimgruber]
  • Prepare for public release. [mathias.leimgruber]

1.0 (2011-04-12)

  • Fix egg structure / added readme [mathias.leimgruber]
  • Initial release [ttschanz]

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Filename, size & hash SHA256 hash help File type Python version Upload date
ftw.globalstatusmessage-1.6.2.tar.gz (76.0 kB) Copy SHA256 hash SHA256 Source None

Supported by

Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google BigQuery Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN SignalFx SignalFx Supporter DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page