[Grok-dev] Re: Auto-reload support
Philipp von Weitershausen
philipp at weitershausen.de
Mon Mar 26 13:43:19 EDT 2007
Fernando Correa Neto wrote:
> I know it is too soon to discuss this since it is targeted to post 1.0
> versions of grok.
> BUT any chances to consider something like
> http://www.cherrypy.org/attachment/wiki/AutoReload/autoreload.py as a
> model for the auto-reload support?
Perhaps (see below).
> I was having a look at other modules such as
> http://codespeak.net/svn/z3/z3reload/trunk/ or the 'Rollback Importer'
> solutions presented here
> http://pyunit.sourceforge.net/notes/reloading.html . With z3reload we
> have a more z3onic way of doing things but still relying on reload
> functions that has some drawbacks while in the Rollback solution seems
> more clear and the right way to go.
> I'll do some experiments with it and check witch one is better....when
> I have my free time back.
z3reload is a minimalistic approach. I also find it suspiciously hacky.
I implemented reload in a branch once . It worked apart from the fact
that the ZODB wouldn't pick up the new classes. But with Guido's xreload
 it might work. I haven't checked yet.
http://worldcookery.com -- Professional Zope documentation and training
More information about the Grok-dev