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From Carsten Ziegeler <>
Subject Re: XPatch support for maven-cocoon-deployer-plugin
Date Mon, 04 Sep 2006 07:46:59 GMT
Leszek Gawron wrote:
> Just a few examples of what can be currently achieved only by patching:
> - tweaking store janitor
> - configuring transient store max objects
> - configuring continuations manager
These three things could be configured through properties I guess. So
there shouldn't be a need for patching.

> - you won't even be able to define a new cforms widget definition 
> because they don't use the new service selector that allows to span 
> components over several files.
> While some things are trivial to fix some are not and all definitely 
> need some committer attention. The problem with declaring widgets in 
> other files is probably a year old.
Yes, I think cforms in general is the hardest bit: it's not possible for
exampe to add a converter to a datatype without patching. We should
definitly come up with a better configuration which does not require any
patching just for adding new widgets, converters etc.


Carsten Ziegeler - Open Source Group, S&N AG

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