collective.portlet.skype is a Plone 3 style portlet to show skype contacts with an status icon. By default skype names are fetched from the user-profiles of available users. We assume a property 'skype' here. This module does not provide it.
BETA At this time its all code in progress, it works, but bugs might be left. Also a sane caching is not implemented now.
This is a Python module made with zopes component architecture and using plones infrastructure.
By default the portlet takes all available users and check if they have one of the properties: skype, skypeid, skype_id. You can overrule this behaviour by writing an own class implementing ISkypeNameFetcher and register it for your needs.
Once registered and setup for your site jsut go to your portlet-manager and add a sykpe portlet.
Feedback, Bugreports, ...
If you like to give the author feedback about this product just write a mail to dev AT bluedynamics.com.
If you have access to the plone.org collective you might want to commit bug-fixes direct to trunk or do enhancements on a branch. Anyway, the author would be happy to get a short mail about those changes.
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