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From Joerg Heinicke <joerg.heini...@gmx.de>
Subject Re: [HEADS UP] - Kinds of block dependencies.
Date Wed, 24 Mar 2004 20:53:40 GMT
On 24.03.2004 21:47, Antonio Gallardo wrote:

>>There is no mention in blocks.properties that cocoon forms depends on
>>XSP. If XSP is excluded the cocoon forms samples won't run (due to
>>missing declaration of serverpages generator).
> 
> Good point! Let's redefine dependencies by defining the kind of
> dependency. AFAIK, there are 2 kind of dependencies:
> 
> 1-Component Level
> 2-Samples Level
> 
> With (1) I think it is no way get rid of it, because it is an internal
> dependency (the block needs some services from other blocks to work
> properly).
> 
> With (2) I disagree to "force" users to include a block in a build when
> the dependency is fully related to "samples of the block" that in
> production I will not use at all.
> 
> That way I think we need to document the "kind" of dependency needed by
> the block.
> 
> WDYT?

This issue came up already yesterday:
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=xml-cocoon-dev&m=108008932822357&w=4
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=xml-cocoon-dev&m=108009263225792&w=4

I proposed to give the dependency a @type.

Joerg

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