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From Sylvain Wallez <>
Subject Re: [CForms] Streaming out widget attributes?
Date Wed, 02 Aug 2006 10:04:15 GMT
Carsten Ziegeler wrote:
> Sylvain Wallez wrote:
>> Yeah, but the point is about the "somewhere". Each element in a Cocoon 
>> pipeline is supposed to address a particular concern.
>> Now over time, reasons emerge for everything to be useful everywhere, 
>> and we end up with a giant mix, where having different stages in a 
>> pipeline no more really make sense, and where each stage produces as 
>> much information as possible for the next one, for the occasional case 
>> where it may be useful, thus impacting the general performance just to 
>> handle these edge cases.
> Ok, in general you're right; but I'm wondering why for example we added
> a special handling for suggestion lists which is rarely needed and seem
> to refuse to add a more general approach which helps others as well.

Uh? Don't see what you mean here...

> Streaming out the attributes of the field definition should in no way
> change the performance as the attributes are empty in most cases anyway.

Ok, if others are ok with it, then so be it.

I'm sorry to say that over time, I found Cocoon to be more an obstactle 
for complex webapps pages (not talking about flow) than a real help, and 
that's why I'm moving away from it. So I don't care as much as I did...


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