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skins issue: warnings.warn('Cannot translate loader: %s' % loader)

I am getting following error and due to this site is actually not getting loaded correctly.

Here is the error:

[Wed Mar 20 14:11:07 2013] [error] /export/scratch/code/myVirtualEnv/local/lib/python2.7/site-packages/Coffin-0.3.7-py2.7.egg/coffin/ UserWarning: Cannot translate loader: askbot.skins.loaders.Loader
[Wed Mar 20 14:11:07 2013] [error]   warnings.warn('Cannot translate loader: %s' % loader)

I tried both my virtualenv python and regular python and import coffin and in both environment I manage to import coffin successfully.

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asked 2013-03-20 14:42:14 -0500
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I am having the similar issue, my website is not getting rendered. I get the Cannot translate loader: askbot.skins.loaders.Loader error. Were you able to fix this error?

sid99's avatar sid99 (2013-08-12 21:30:29 -0500) edit

@sid99, this warning is unlikely to have anything to do with the "website not getting rendered" issue, maybe you could describe it separately in another question?

Evgeny's avatar Evgeny (2013-08-13 08:13:34 -0500) edit

@Evgeny This is the error message I get on my web browser Exception Type:ImproperlyConfigured Exception Value:Error importing template source loader askbot.skins.loaders.Loader: "'module' object has no attribute 'Loader'" . This is the related post .

sid99's avatar sid99 (2013-08-13 08:46:12 -0500) edit
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This error can be disregarded, it is a low priority issue. If anyone finds a solution - please share, we'll merge it.

Evgeny's avatar
answered 2013-03-21 23:53:44 -0500
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