cocoon-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Davanum Srinivas <d...@yahoo.com>
Subject RE: cvs commit: xml-cocoon/webapp/docs/samples/xsp cookie.xsp
Date Thu, 19 Apr 2001 12:32:36 GMT
Jeremy,
Can you take a stab at a sample action specified in XML to illustrate your point of view?

Thanks,
dims

--- Jeremy Quinn <jeremy@media.demon.co.uk> wrote:
> At 6:24 PM +0200 18/4/01, giacomo wrote:
> >> So as another example what if we want to redirect to a value that is
> >> returned from a database call... where the user wants to use esql
> >> (beacuse it is *simple*) to retirve the value from the database? how is
> >> that redirect passed back to the sitemap?
> >
> >Never! It's a bad use case IMHO. Use an action to handle you DB-redirect
> >stuff with the help of the sitemap.
> 
> So what that means is that esql and all other XSP TagLibs get de-valued.
> 
> For example, people who want to access databases in a webApp that might
> require redirect functionality, are forced to write (and maintain) their DB
> access code in Java rather than using the far simpler esql language, as
> they could in C1.
> 
> This is a very different scenario and for many people will be a non-trivial
> difference between the two environments.
> 
> This is why I suggested earlier that some way be found to compile Actions
> from XML like happens with XSP and generators, so that non-java programmers
> can once again leverage the power of TagLibs that they loose by moving to
> C2.
> 
> regards Jeremy
> -- 
>    ___________________________________________________________________
> 
>    Jeremy Quinn                                           Karma Divers
>                                                        webSpace Design
>                                             HyperMedia Research Centre
> 
>    <mailto:sharkbait@mac.com>     		 <http://www.media.demon.co.uk>
>     <phone:+44.[0].20.7737.6831>        <pager:jermq@sms.genie.co.uk>
> 
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail: cocoon-dev-unsubscribe@xml.apache.org
> For additional commands, email: cocoon-dev-help@xml.apache.org
> 


=====
Davanum Srinivas, JNI-FAQ Manager
http://www.jGuru.com/faq/JNI

__________________________________________________
Do You Yahoo!?
Yahoo! Auctions - buy the things you want at great prices
http://auctions.yahoo.com/

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: cocoon-dev-unsubscribe@xml.apache.org
For additional commands, email: cocoon-dev-help@xml.apache.org


Mime
View raw message