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From Christopher Oliver <>
Subject Re: Finishing FOM (was RE: Release Plan for 2.1)
Date Fri, 13 Jun 2003 17:32:15 GMT
Although I think Stefano and Ricardo's design overall seems pretty good 
I think it will take some time to implement, test, debug, and document. 
Therefore  I think we should ship 2.1 while we continue to develop 
flowscript. I think it will take more than one release to stabilize its 
design, anyway.

My $0.02,


Carsten Ziegeler wrote:

>Upayavira wrote:
>>>I think its refactoring and adding some functionality. As a starting
>>>point you can look at this thread:
>>I remember reading that. What I wanted to know is exactly how one 
>>would go about 
>>updating the FOM. 
>>If all it requires is refactoring some of Cocoon's classes, e.g. 
>>o.a.c.environment.http.HttpCookie (the one I've just used), then 
>>that's not so hard. 
>>But how about when we need to restrict access to a method in the 
>>FOM that we want 
>>to be accessible in the class otherwise?
>>Has anyone worked out how this might be done?
>I haven't thought about it yet and have not too much knowledge of
>the flow stuff, but however it will be implemented
>the contract of the existing interfaces cannot be changed, so for
>example we cannot change the Request interface etc.
>Now (without thinking about performance etc) I guess writing wrappers
>is one way to go, so you could write a FOMRequestWrapper that only
>provides the allowed methods. This wrapper forwards everything to
>the Request object that does the real work.

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