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From "Nicola Ken Barozzi" <nicola...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [vote] image location
Date Thu, 23 May 2002 07:47:49 GMT
From: "Piroumian Konstantin" <KPiroumian@protek.com>

> > From: Steven Noels [mailto:stevenn@outerthought.org]
> >
> > We have been discussing the location of project-related images and it
> > seems there are various opinions + some nuisances inside the current
> > Cocoon 'crawler'...
> >
> > There are currently 2 options IMHO:
> >
> >  * a project-specific image directory
> >      preferably located at src/documentation/content/images
> >      matched by the following pattern images/**.{gif|jpg|png}
> >      read from content/xdocs/images/{1}.{gif|jpg|png}
> >      + a special matcher for skin-specific images
> >
> >  * leave the choice to the user
> >      located at src/documentation/content... (anywhere)
> >      matched using **.{gif|jpg|png}
> >      read from content/{1}.ext
> >      + have that special matcher setup for skin-specific images
> >        (as it is now the case)
> >
> > Rationale (and my opinion):
> >
> > We don't want to put too much constraints on the projects willing to
> > adopt Forrest, I guess, so I'd say we leave that choice to
> > the user - if
> > he decides to have a central image directory in
> > src/documentation/content/images, OK, if he doesn't, fine by me. So my
> > preference would be option 2, unless Nicola says this will cause
> > Ant-related problems (dunnow).
> >
> > Your votes + opinions please:
> >
> > [  ] have a fixed project-specific image directory defined in the
> > sitemap
>
>  [+1 ] the location of project-specific images is a user-option
>
> The first is the subtype of the second, so user can always choose to have
a
> fixed directory.
>
> Which one we are going to choose for Forrest itself?

Let's give the example and put common images in the central location (like
the logos), and page specific near the pages.

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Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
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