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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <>
Subject Re: [USER POLL/VOTE] Defining tabs?
Date Mon, 26 May 2003 07:04:05 GMT

Juan Jose Pablos wrote, On 20/05/2003 3.21:

> Nicola,
> I fell so bad, I got the feeling that I did not get your proposal right.


>> Of course. But look at this:
>>  <tab href="site:community"/>
>>  <tab href="site:foo2"/>

>> What I like to see is either that both tabs contain the full menu on 
>> the left, or that each has it's own separate share of links.
> what  I like from the tabs was that you were allow to select only the 
> navigation links relative to that directory.

Which is conceptually wrong, as the navigation is not necessarily 
dependant on the dir layout, but on the link layout in site.xml.

> but do you have to write down again all the links you want for the 
> navigation links on the left? if you do it like that, what is tab 
> diferent from menu?

IMV it's not different. Each tab in this view should have its own set of 

What Jeff has proposed is the best IMHO. It can accomodate a skin that 
allows tabs to show things at the skin's wish. We'll see if the impl 
will be nice enough for users.

> PS. The fact that red and green does not mix together well does not mean 
> that we should removed both colors. :-)


Nicola Ken Barozzi         
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

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