Archetypes a framework for the development of new Content Types in Zope/CMF/Plone. It features Schema-driven automatic form generation, simple integration with rich content types, and a low barrier of entry to the complex requirements Zope places on new content objects.
"Read more about Archetypes":http://plone.org/documentation/archetypes/
The release bundle includes Archetypes, PortalTransforms, MimetypesRegistry, generator, and validation.
Thanks to all developers working on improving Archetypes. And a special thanks to the relentless Christian Heimes for pushing Archetypes forwards, day in and day out.
"Download Archetypes at sourceforge.net":http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/archetypes/Archetypes-1.3.2-final-Bundle.tar.gz?download
You'll find more information on Archetypes downloads and repositories at "Archetypes Documentation area":http://plone.org/documentation/archetypes/download.
Changes since 1.3.1:
There are several (critical) bugfixes and usability enhancements in Archetypes and it's bundled Products. For an extensive list read HISTORY.txt of each of the bundled Products:
* Archetypes "HISTORY.txt":http://svn.plone.org/archetypes/Archetypes/tags/Archetypes-1.3.2-final/HISTORY.txt
* MimetypesRegistry "HISTORY.txt":http://svn.plone.org/archetypes/MimetypesRegistry/tags/Archetypes-1.3.2-final/HISTORY.txt
* PortalTransforms "HISTORY.txt":http://svn.plone.org/archetypes/PortalTransforms/tags/Archetypes-1.3.2-final/HISTORY.txt
* validation "HISTORY.txt":http://svn.plone.org/archetypes/validation/tags/Archetypes-1.3.2-final/HISTORY.txt
At the Snowsprint 2005 it was decided to switch Archetypes to a time-based "release schedule":http://plone.org/documentation/archetypes/releaseschedule instead of a feature-based release process, as has been the case up until now.
Jens Klein <firstname.lastname@example.org>
*Archetypes Release Manager*
"jens quadrat":http://jensquadrat.com, Klein & Partner KEG, Austria