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From Berin Loritsch <blorit...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Commentary (was Re: [Analysis] Cocoon, The Play)
Date Tue, 16 Apr 2002 12:47:57 GMT
Vadim Gritsenko wrote:
>>From: Berin Loritsch [mailto:bloritsch@apache.org]
> 
> ...
> 
>>You have simple sitemaps for simple problems and complex sitemaps for
>>complex problems.
>>
>>Remember, we have a wide range of needs.  One sitemap is not going to
>>fit all needs.
>>
> 
> ...
> 
> Ok. Will this be an option (pluggable/configurable) or an optimization
> of the sitemap engine? In both cases, I don't mind if it does not breaks
> sitemap and provides speed up for some people out there.


This would be a *possibility* as a foundation for a new Sitemap syntax.
In the end, when we start compiling COcoon Blocks, we will have a highly
specialized sitemap that will allow us to perform all types of
optimizations that would otherwise be impossible with the current
general purpose sitemap.

Keep in mind, we have *several* components for Generators, Transformers,
Serializers, etc.  We really only have one implementation for the
sitemap.  I am advocating formalizing the contract of the Sitemap
(or Processor since that is what its interface is), so that we have
the possibility of comming up with a truly fast sitemap that is
specialized for our purposes.


-- 

"They that give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety
  deserve neither liberty nor safety."
                 - Benjamin Franklin


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