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From Sylvain Wallez <sylv...@apache.org>
Subject Re: why user-roles?
Date Thu, 02 Feb 2006 20:23:31 GMT
Stefan Pietschmann wrote:
>
> What is the benefit of declaring custom roles in a user-role file 
> outside cocoon.xconf, if you can do it together with the configuration 
> inside cocoon.xconf? Is there any? I don't see the point …
>

Simple separation of concerns. Declaring roles in a separate file allows 
to use the role shorthands in the xconf without "polluting" that file 
with role definitions.

Sylvain

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Sylvain Wallez                        Anyware Technologies
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Apache Software Foundation Member     Research & Technology Director


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