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From Joerg Heinicke <joerg.heini...@gmx.de>
Subject Re: FYI: Using Java to define Cocoon Flow
Date Mon, 19 May 2003 21:49:12 GMT
Sh**, I wanted to change the reciever of the mail :-)

Joerg

Joerg Heinicke wrote:
> Hallo Claas,
> 
> falls du es noch nicht auf cocoon-dev gelesen hast, hier die Begründung 
> von Stefano, warum JavaScript für Flow verwendet wird:
> 
> Stefano Mazzocchi wrote:
> 
>> So, don't get me wrong, it's just
>> that we should not fail to see *why* we have the flow in javascript:
>>
>>  1) we have continuations
>>  2) syntax is friendly to java developers
>>  3) syntax is friendly to DHTML/Flash client side developers
>>  4) syntax is java-unfriendly enough to force you to separate your
>> business logic into java strongly-typed components
>>
>> I see no other scripting language that gives us all this. Even the use
>> of java itself (if it had continuations) we improve #2 but miss #3 and 
>> #4.
>>
>> IMHO, the current implementation brings the best social balance.
> 
> 
> Jörg


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