[egenix-users] Using mxODBC Zope DA 2.0 with Plone 4.1

M.-A. Lemburg mal at egenix.com
Tue Sep 6 01:32:45 CEST 2011

Hi Cliff,

Cliff Quinn wrote:
> Hi Marc-Andre,
> I've tried a number of different versions of the string to the location
> of the license file, and can't get anything to work - I'm still getting
> the error: 
> ImportError: eGenix mxODBC Zope DA could not find license module
> I tried these strings (I'm only starting one client), and the buildout
> succeeds in all cases (it fails if I get the input directory wrong):
> input =
> ${buildout:directory}/var/client1/9999-9999-9999-9999-9999-9999/license.
> py
> input =
> ${buildout:directory}/var/client1/9999-9999-9999-9999-9999-9999/mxodbc_z
> opeda_license.py
> input =
> /usr/local/Plone/longhouse2/var/client1/9999-9999-9999-9999-9999-9999/mx
> odbc_zopeda_license.py
> I'm beginning to think that the license file that's there is not
> correct. First of all, it's not named "mxodbc_zopeda_license.py" but
> "license.py". I've tried making a copy of the file(s) with the new name
> and that doesn't help.
> The license is from 2008, and says it's for version 2.1. Do I need a new
> license? Do I have to change something in the contents of the license? I
> understood it would be good for all versions. 

Those license files are for version 1.0 of the Zope DA (including
all patch-level releases). The version 2.0 uses the new names
mxodbc_zopeda_license.py and allows for a more flexible way of
installing the license files.

Please get new evaluation licenses for mxODBC Zope DA 2.0 to
try the setup:


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