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From Juan Jose Pablos <>
Subject Re: Declaring components where they are used (Re: cvs commit: xml-forrest/src/resources/stylesheets i18n.xsl)
Date Tue, 23 Sep 2003 23:13:13 GMT
Jeff Turner wrote:
> Do you understand the problem?  This guarantees to break _every single_ 
> site that overrides sitemap.xmap, either now or when 0.6 is released.
> If the locale action is eventually needed in sitemap.xmap as well, why 
> not just duplicate the definitions?  5 lines of duplication to keep 
> backwards-compatibility seems well worth it.

I do! The earlier I put these components on the sitema.xmap earlier 
people will overwrite them with these definitions in!

Putting them on menu.xmap guarantees to break every single_
site that overrides menu.xmap.

your 5 lines will have side effect as you know, and make our code look 
fat and ugly.

So we need to fix the root problem and that is FOR-57 "custom maps"


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