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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <nicola...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [RT] RAW content
Date Fri, 26 Nov 2004 19:20:10 GMT
Ross Gardler wrote:
...
> Imagine we have a javadocs plugin. It provides the following properties 
> to forrest.properties:
> 
> forrest.plugin.javadoc.include
> forrest.plugin.javadoc.exclude
> 
> If those properties do not exist in a users forrest.properties file then 
> they take default values of:
> 
> forrest.plugin.javadoc.include=javadocs/*
> forrest.plugin.javadoc.exclude=
> 
> Then we write a new matcher for Cocoon (I am assuming there isn't one 
> that does this already). This new matcher reades the relevant properties 
> from forrest.properties and matches files accordingly.
> 
> Why is this important? It is a way of maximising the users control over 
> their URI space without them having to edit XMAP files.

You are mixing plugins with the source resolving.

The source resolving is done by the locationmap, and as we said all the 
source files are ideally in the same URI space.

The plugins operate on all that the locationmap resolves if pertinent.

-- 
Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)
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