[Zope3-Users] Re: ZCML, practicality, purity (was "Excellent perspective...")

Jim Fulton jim at zope.com
Thu Dec 22 14:05:01 EST 2005

Chris McDonough wrote:
> On Dec 22, 2005, at 12:05 PM, Shane Hathaway wrote:
>>> Time and again people fail to realize that Zope 3 wants to create  
>>> the low level framework right first, and only after that add high  
>>> level simplifications and shortcuts to have less configuration and  
>>> provide fastest developer exeperience.
>>> Of course people aren't attracted to Zope 3 yet because they feel  
>>> it's complex. And there's a reason: it *is* complex. For now.
>> So you don't think anyone but hard core Pythonistas should use Zope  3 
>> yet?
> Does anyone think that code generation in the form of a "starter  
> package" could help here?

Yes.  I'm hoping that the ArchGenXML project will produce that for
Zope 3.  I wonder how that work is progressing ...


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