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From Thorsten Scherler <thors...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [RT] RAW content
Date Fri, 26 Nov 2004 11:52:24 GMT
El vie, 26-11-2004 a las 12:41, Ross Gardler escribió:
> Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> > 
> > IIRC RAW files were introduced for two reasons:
> > 
> >  1 - be able to reference a file without Forrest touching it
> >  2 - be able to reference a set of files without having them linked
> > 
> > For point one IMHO our best bet is to refer to them as file.source.html.
> > 
> > The second point is the most tricky one, as ATM we are using ANT to copy 
> > the files, and with the locationmap, that can be referenced from 
> > anywhere. Thus we have to find a solution within Forrest.
> 
> <snip/>
> 
> > IOW, I have to say
> > 
> >   "this and this and these files are to be:
> >             (kept raw||havethe pdf generated||whatever)"
> > 
> > IMHO we need a configuration file that describes these configurations 
> > for sets of files.
> > 
> > Ideas?
> 
> This looks similar to the issue of selective pdf generation (only add 
> the pdf button to certain pages within the document structure). For this 
> we proposed a set of parameters in forrest.properties that defined 
> include and exclude patterns. For example:
> 
> forrest.pdf.button.include = **.html, documentation/index.html
> forrest.pdf.button.exclude = **/index.html
> 

IMO that is too inflexible!

IMO that have to go to site.xml as new @attribute. This way the user
have absolute freedom.

The only thing is 2 that would not be posible with the site.xml
approach.
-- 
thorsten

"Together we stand, divided we fall!" 
Hey you (Pink Floyd)


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