On Wednesday 20 June 2007 04:14, Jan-Wijbrand Kolman wrote: > I had a quick look into this yesterdag. My (proably naive) idea was to > add an keyword argument to registerUtility telling that the component > is a factory and needs to be instantiated before actual registration.
No, that would be the wrong place. I think this is a configuration problem and the configuration handler for the <utility> directive needs to handle this correctly. > 1) Maybe this part of the discussion should be on zope3-dev, I realize Yes, definitely. > 2) Phillip provided me with the following insight: "Don't register > during import time. Don't look up during registration time" , Yes, I agree with him. > which, well, makes sense to me. In that sense, the current behaviour > is not a bug at all, nor a feature. Just an implementation detail that > should not be relevant. Right, buit the fact that you and others (aehm, me) have fallen into the trap suggests that it is an unexpected behavior. Regards, Stephan -- Stephan Richter CBU Physics & Chemistry (B.S.) / Tufts Physics (Ph.D. student) Web2k - Web Software Design, Development and Training _______________________________________________ Zope3-users mailing list Zope3email@example.com http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope3-users