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From Stefano Mazzocchi <>
Subject Re: [RT] StringTemplate: The answer to our templating needs?
Date Fri, 29 Oct 2004 17:54:57 GMT
Bart Molenkamp wrote:

>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Carsten Ziegeler []
>>Sent: Friday, October 29, 2004 10:47 AM
>>Subject: RE: [RT] StringTemplate: The answer to our templating needs?
>>Bertrand Delacretaz wrote:
>>>I don't think JXTG is broken now, it works well but the code
>>>is hard to understand and having all classes in a single huge
>>>source code file does not help.
>>Yupp, that is one of the problems with JXTG. It would be great if
>>a new solution would be pluggable to add new "tag libs" as well.
> Making it pluggable may also have the disadvantage that languages are
> added that can give more control than required for presentation of data.
> This can make the separation of concerns less clear, which is IMO one of
> the great things in Cocoon (the control flow). Templates may look like
> XSP pages, or similair (code mixed with content), breaking the SoC.
> Or am I wrong?

no, you are totally right.

People, all we need is a way to connect to objects. And we need only one 
and the less the language is functional, the better.


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