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From Carsten Ziegeler <cziege...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Use Cocoon Portlets rather than views?
Date Sun, 31 Jul 2005 13:05:09 GMT
David Crossley schrieb:
> Ferdinand Soethe wrote:
> 
>>At ApacheCon Johannes, after listening to the presentation on Cocoon
>>portlets, raised the question if views were not re-inventing the wheel
>>with Cocoon portlets (I hope I remember the name right) already
>>offering a similar functionality.
>>
>>Ross said that he wanted to take a look at the latest version in
>>Cocoon and see if and how far we are actually duplicating
>>functionality.
>>
>>Ross, are you still going to comment on this? Can anybody else please
>>comment? Are we in fact reinventing the wheel here?
>>
>>With all the work going into implementing views, testing and
>>documenting them right now I'd like to see such a discussion happen
>>rather soon.
> 
> 
> This is a very interesting topic. I went to Carsten's talk
> about Cocoon Portal at ApacheCon. Being a Cocoon application
> it seemed that it could be integrated easily.
> 
> Johannes had a quick experiment at ApacheCon and i think
> talked to Carsten a bit.
> 
> I wonder if the way forward is an integration of portals
> and our "views", i.e. the portal does some of the work
> and our views does the rest.
> 
> There is an online demo at:
> http://cocoon.zones.apache.org/demos/release/samples/blocks/portal/
> and Carsten's session slides are at
> http://wiki.apache.org/apachecon/Eu2005OnlineSessionSlides
> 
If you need more information or want to discuss the topic, just let me
know. I'm not familiar with the latest forrest and views...

Carsten

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Carsten Ziegeler - Open Source Group, S&N AG
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