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From Berin Loritsch <blorit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: AW: [RT] Merging ServerPages and File Generators
Date Wed, 11 Jul 2001 19:24:49 GMT
Sylvain Wallez wrote:
> 
> What if there is no <xsp:page>, i.e. you have a clean page where all XSP
> markup is inserted by logicsheets ?

You can't have XSP without the <xsp:page> element.  You can't use logicsheets
without XSP.  It's that simple.

Also, I do not see how your suffix selector can a) know how to test for the
filesystem extension quicly and b) be easier to use....

I am trying to get away from selectors altogether.

> IMO, having separate extensions for passive content (.xml files) and
> active content (.xsp files) is a good thing. Too much magic kills the
> confidence users have in the tool. I speak by experience, because we are
> currently redesigning some of our logicsheets so they offer a lower
> level of abstraction to their users : they were afraid to use features
> that did too much work automagically.

Yup.  I don't know why, but I gues we have to live with people making
their own lives more difficult than it needs to be.
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