On 2010-11-3 15:56, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> I spent some time today trying to figure out why my views where unable
> to find a renderer even though it was registered. It turns out that I
> was calling config.scan() before doing config.add_renderer(). The
> resulting behaviour is a bit misleading: when rendering a view
> RendererHelper.renderer() will raise a ValueError indicating that no
> renderer factory was registered, even though a queryUtility would
> happily return the right factory. I see two ways to improve this:
> 1. update RendererHelper.__init__() to check if the result of
> queryUtility(IRendererFactory, name=renderer_type) is None, and if
> so raise an exception. Something like raise ProgrammingError("Trying
> to use a renderer %s which is not (yet) registered") would have
> helped me track this down a lot faster.

FWIW: I was going to implemented this, but noticed that this was already 
implemented in Pyramid in changeset 


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