[Zope3-Users] Get to ZODB root from global utility

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Wed Dec 14 13:13:31 EST 2005

John Smith wrote:
> Dear Jim,
> I was unable to import IDatabase from ZODB.interfaces,
> although I could import IDataManager and IConnection.
> However, when I tried:
> root = zapi.getUtility(IDataManager)
> I got a componentlookuperror. (The same error happens
> with IConnection).

Did you try IBuddy? ;)

> Any thoughts?

I'm guessing that you are using Zope 3.0.
The registration of databases as utilities wasn't added
until 3.1.


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