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From "Antonio Gallardo" <>
Subject Re: [lazy poll] Commit cforms-based editor?
Date Fri, 17 Sep 2004 19:38:03 GMT
Sylvain Wallez dijo:
> Rolf Kulemann wrote:
>>On Thu, 2004-09-16 at 19:55, Hunsberger, Peter wrote:
>>>Tim Larson <> writes:
>>>>This is a lazy poll to see if I should commit the
>>>>cforms-based editor for sitemaps, xreports, cforms, and any
>>>>other xml files.
>>>>It is nowhere near production-ready, has a security hole in
>>>>it (so don't put it on an exposed server yet), has
>>>>copy-and-paste bugs all through it, and it does not enforce
>>>>the various schemas very well yet because it is still under
>>>>heavy development... However, several people have expressed
>>>>interest in seeing the code and possibly even helping with
>>>>the implementation :)
>>>>So to summarize, I am willing to swallow my pride and commit
>>>>this "ugly duckling" code if it is ok to create a temporary
>>>>branch for it in svn so we can more easily work together to
>>>>finish the implementation.  MrTompkins has graciously offered
>>>>the codename "swan" to use for the branch name, which I think
>>>>is rather fitting considering the transformation I expect it
>>>>to undergo once we get more people working on it ;)
>>>I'm not sure why you need a SVN branch as opposed to just adding a new
>>Maybe the "new feature" is not isolated enough e.g. it will affect the
>>cforms block. I dunno exactly, but that is how I understood it.
> If it affects the cforms block because of the need for new features,
> then that is a good thing, as Tim's use case is a very advanced one that
> could be beneficial to all CForms users.
> And placing the particular use of these features (sitemap editor, etc)
> in a separate block allows to isolate them from the main CForms core,
> which is a good thing also, unless they could be simply considered as
> advanced samples and thus placed in forms/samples.
> Finally, unless this required a major rewrite of CForm, I don't see the
> need for a separate branch.
> So go on and commit, Tim!

+1 To be committed as a sample, if you don't need nothing more.

Best Regards,

Antonio Gallardo

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