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From Stefan Bodewig <bode...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DISC] Task API
Date Mon, 02 Apr 2001 09:36:59 GMT
Peter Donald <donaldp@apache.org> wrote:

> Marker interfaces only go one level deep easily - if we use TOMs
> then we can do things (as ugly as they may be) like
> 
> <if test="...">
>   <while test="...">
>     <third-layer-task ../>
>   </while>
> </if>
> 
> or absolutely anything really ;)

Making <while> know its children, but not <if> know its grand children,
so what? If <if> needs to know, then <while> could expose them.

Still cannot see the benefit of all this, make my vote a -0 as I don't
really see a reason (apart from API bloat) against "give tasks access
to their Task Object Model" either, so I couldn't really justify a
veto.

Stefan

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