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From "Morrison, John" <John.Morri...@uk.experian.com>
Subject RE: [vote] image location
Date Thu, 23 May 2002 08:00:02 GMT
> From: Nicola Ken Barozzi [mailto:nicolaken@apache.org]
> 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.

Second'd :)

J.


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