[Zope3-Users] Utilities naming convention

David Pratt fairwinds at eastlink.ca
Fri Nov 17 15:55:25 EST 2006

Hi Frank, I guess I have just seen more Utilities named this way than 
not - so just confirming things for myself. I am also using zapi all 
over the place. Perhaps I should stop... I am not seeing deprecation 
warnings yet. Many thanks.


FB wrote:
> Hi,
> On Thu, Nov 16, 2006 at 04:09:52PM -0400, David Pratt wrote: Probably should
>> have clarified - I am referring to Utility container names not anything to
>> do with Python coding standards.
> None that I'm aware of. Only the title of the utility's registration matters
> for your application - which is '' in very often.
> The contained-name is fully independent from the registration's title.
> Choose whatever you want. Whenever a part of your application has to link
> to a utility of yours, it should use
>    zapi.absoluteURL(zapi.getUtility(IMyUtility),request)
> which makes knowing the URL unneccessary.
> Regards,
> Frank
> PS: I know, zapi is deprecated - but it's so convenient :-) ...
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