CodeSyntax Mikel Larreategi

Content translation endpoint for plone.restapi

Nov 06, 2017

plone.restapi ships with content translations support endpoint since version 1.0a22. In this post I will explain the history behind this and the decisions taken to implement it.


Summary of Plone Conference 2017

Oct 23, 2017

It is hard to summarize an event like this year Plone Conference. The number of talks, events and trainings, and the quality of them make it hard to explain everything, but I will try to give an overview.


collective.documentviewer with redis backed celery tasks on Plone 4 and 5

Apr 06, 2017

collective.documentviewer integrates the Document cloud document viewer into Plone to provide a nice preview of files, including search, first-page-screenshots and many other features. In this post we will explain how to setup collective.documentviewer to use celery based tasks to convert the documents.


zest.releaser and some add-ons

Dec 15, 2014

For some time we have been using a script found in some plone svn repository (currently unreachable) to do proper egg releases, bump the egg version and upload them to pypi or our custom repository. But now we are moving to use zest.releaser for both public and private eggs. We have written two add-ons for it to ease our move from our previous hand-made-scripts.


Presenting Buildout at PySS 14

Sep 27, 2014

Buildout is a tool we use in all of the development and deployments of our applications, and we have given a talk about it at PySS 14.


Finally found a way to deploy a Plone site statically

Aug 26, 2013

Until now converting Plone into a bunch of HTML, CSS and JS files was a work to be done with wget or curl. You can now use stxnext.staticdeployment product, a handy product to convert your Plone site into static files. And even works with Dexterity. The "Plone Big Green Button" as described by Martin Aspeli, is a reality.


Sprinting on Plone at the Wine and Beer Sprint in Munich

Jan 26, 2013

From January 24 to 27, I've come to Munich (Germany) to participate in the Plone Wine and Beer Sprint, organized simultaneously in Cape Town (South Africa) and Munich.


Ready for Ploneconf 2012 in Arnhem

Oct 01, 2012

CodeSyntax will be at this year's Plone Conference. It's the 6th annual meeting that we attend, after the Ploneconf's in Napoli, Washington, Budapest, Bristol and last year's at San Francisco. The 2012 Ploneconf will be held at Arnhem, the Netherlands.


Twitter and Facebook based login for Plone

Jul 13, 2012

We have been working on a Twitter and Facebook based login in Plone for a project that will be published in the coming weeks. Today we have released the first beta version of both products.


First impressions from PloneConf 2011

Nov 04, 2011

So here we are at the Market Street site of the San Francisco State Universitiy for the Plone Conference 2011. Basque developers Lur Ibargutxi and Mikel Larreategi from CodeSyntax have written this summary of the 1st day for you :)


Plone Conference 2010: Open Spaces and Lightning talks

Oct 30, 2010

Yesterday I didn't managed to get wifi work in my hotel in London (yes I missed the sprints and got 3 days to visit London), so here is my summary of the Open Spaces and the last session of the lightning talks.


Plone Conference 2010: first 2 days

Oct 28, 2010

This blog post wants to be a summary of some talks I have attended at Plone Conference 2010


Plone Conference 2010 from 26/10 to 29/10 in Bristol

Oct 25, 2010

Every year the Plone Conference is organized in early autumn. This year, world Plonistas will meet in Bristol


Creating and using eggs

Sep 13, 2010

When I talked about eggs for the first time at CodeSyntax, everyone looked at me as if I was a mad man. I told them: "eggs are to python, what JARs are to Java". They looked at me even with a stranger face.


Geo openspace

Oct 30, 2009

A quick write-up of the geo-open space session held at Plone Conference


Grok openspace at Plone Conference

Oct 30, 2009

Godefroi Chappelle and XX (sorry I missed your name) presented the way of using Grok in Plone 3


Plone Conference 2009 - Budapest

Oct 29, 2009

From October 28th to 30th, the 2009 edition of Plone Conference is being held in Budapest and there is CodeSyntax!


Using collective.captcha in custom forms

Jan 27, 2009

collective.captcha provides a simple way to create and verify captcha image and sounds to protect your forms from spambots.


I can't reorder elements in a Plone folder!

Nov 11, 2008

Recently I had a problem in a website we are currently developing to reorder some custom content-types in Plone folder.


Welcome Plone Conference 2008

Oct 08, 2008

We landed in the USA yesterday afternoon, after a long-long trip from Eibar. Now we are waiting for the afternoon talks to be started. Welcome !


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