On Friday 16 January 2009, Hanno Schlichting wrote: > Christian Theune wrote: > > I noticed 'zope.globalrequest' on the PyPI RSS feed today and wonder > > about it. IMHO this implements an anti-pattern in an official way > > without a warning that this needs to be handled with care. > > The discussion for this happened on the plone-dev mailing list. The > reasoning for the functionality is to provide a clean way to get to the > request, without relying on Acquisition. Storing the request in a thread > local is similar to the way other web-frameworks handle this.
Then let's just mention its intended use in Zope 2/Plone in the documentation and go on with life. Regards, Stephan -- Stephan Richter Web Software Design, Development and Training Google me. "Zope Stephan Richter" _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - Zope-Dev@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )