[Zope3-Users] Re: Refreshing possible yet?
Philipp von Weitershausen
philipp at weitershausen.de
Mon Nov 6 15:41:40 EST 2006
To answer the question right away: No.
Peter Bengtsson wrote:
> Since I'm still an eager zope3 newbie the misstakes I make are the kind
> of misstakes that you can't really write unittests for, like missing
> directives in the configure.zcml or incorretly use of browser views.
> This is to an expert simple deployment but since I have to look up
> everything I do by example or by Phillipps book I tend to make a lot of
> simple little misstakes. Having to restart every time is quite annoying
> now. Is there a "module refreshing" tool available yet?
Gintautas Miliauskas once wrote a simple view refreshing tool. It's a
hack, I don't know if it works reliably. And it's limited to views. See
> I'll give in and rely on unittests instead of trial-and-error once I've
> got the site up and running but for the moment it feels it's a bore to
> have to wait for the restart 3-6 seconds for every little change.
I agree. Reloading modules in Python, especially when you store
references to global objects like component registries do, is highly
non-trivial, though... There are some ideas floating around, but it'll
take a bit for us to synthesize them into something that may or may not
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