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Readonly String Field for PloneFormGen product

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Readonly FormGen String Field (quintagroup.ploneformgen.readonlystringfield) is a Plone product that allows to add Readonly String Field to the form, created with PloneFormGen product.


  • Add Readonly String Field as a usual String Field to PloneFormGen form.

  • Insert ‘Default Value’ or ‘Default Expression’ expression, that will be evaluated when the form is displayed to get the field default value.

  • That value will be displayed on every form submission as a default value, but will not be editable.

  • If under some circumstances you need to make readonly field editable, then set appropriate condition in Edit Mode field.

Supported Plone versions

  • 3.x


  • PloneFormGen


Python development by Quintagroup , 2004-2012


0.2 - March 24, 2009

  • Updated documentation accordingly to changes in readonly field functionality. [piv]

  • Added tests. [piv]

  • Added uninstall procedure. [piv]

  • Removed editable mode from read only field for anonymous user, made this functionality as optional feature by means of edit mode tal expression field. [piv]

  • Added Products.PloneFormGen as egg requirement and as installation dependency. [piv]

  • Formatted documentation as reStructuredText. [piv]

0.1 - October 31, 2008

  • Initial release. [piv]

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