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From Pierpaolo Fumagalli <p...@apache.org>
Subject Re: A Suggestion for Cocoon2 Store
Date Sun, 26 Mar 2000 11:59:41 GMT
Ricardo Rocha wrote:
> 
> Interface org.apache.cocoon.components.Store defines
> methods store(), hold() and remove() as void, not
> throwing any exception.
> 
> Since persistent stores (e.g. a filesystem-based store)
> may generate errors (e.g. IOException) during these
> operations, it makes sense to make the above methods
> return boolean so that client classes are able to test
> whether the operation actually succeeded even in
> the absence of an exception.
> 
> Note that this is the way java.io.File handles operations
> such as delete(), createNewFile() or mkdirs()...
> 
> What do you guys think?

Good point... Actually the interface was written by Stefano, so,
_IT_IS_NOT_MY_FAULT_ :)
I believe that whenever someone will ever implement it, the interface is
going to change :)

	Pier
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