Is Zope overkill?

Thomas Guettler zopestoller at
Thu Feb 6 12:40:38 CET 2003

o maj schrieb:
> Hello, i want to build dynamic sites for small businesses, maybe
> little e-shop, catalog etc, sometimes connected to mysql.
> I was informed to try zope, but upon investigation,
> i ended up wondering whether zope was only for large companies,
> organizations etc.

Zope is overkill if you don't use ZODB. ZODB is an object database.
If your data is already in a relational database or if you want
it to be in one, you should not use zope.

If you don't want to use a relational database, zope might
be good for you.


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