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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [C2] Merging pipelines into a new pipeline
Date Sat, 30 Sep 2000 12:13:56 GMT
Brian May wrote:
> 
> Just my two cents on this discussion:
> 
> it might help if this were related to an example.
> 
> I can think of one common situation, that should be easy to relate to,
> but at the same time is relatively sophisticated:
> 
> A index of photos.
> 
> This could come from different sources/pipelines, for instance:
> 
> per image:
> 
> - RDF meta information stored in JPEG files.
> eg. http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/NOTE-photo-rdf-20000928/
> this document also lists similar projects.
> 
> - width and height, extracted from graphic file (perhaps this
> could be combined with the above).
> 
> - somewhere along the line, a thumbnail (small, low resolution,
> version of the photo).
> 
> per directory:
> 
> - list of photos to include, and where to find them.
> 
> Is this possible/practical?

Yes, it's actually somewhat already implemented in DirectoryGenerator
(take a look at the code)

-- 
Stefano Mazzocchi      One must still have chaos in oneself to be
                          able to give birth to a dancing star.
<stefano@apache.org>                             Friedrich Nietzsche
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