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From "Thorsten Scherler (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Updated: (FOR-626) Reusing Cocoon Portal Engine
Date Sun, 14 Aug 2005 18:36:54 GMT
     [ http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FOR-626?page=all ]

Thorsten Scherler updated FOR-626:
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    Priority: Minor  (was: Major)

> Reusing Cocoon Portal Engine
> ----------------------------
>
>          Key: FOR-626
>          URL: http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FOR-626
>      Project: Forrest
>         Type: Improvement
>   Components: Views
>     Versions: 0.8-dev
>     Reporter: Gavin
>     Priority: Minor

>
> A couple of the Forrest devs attended a talk on the Cocoon Portal engine
> and came away feeling that we should explore leveraging *parts* of this
> engine in the views implementation. I can see there are a few strong
> cases for this, the most significant are:
> (NOTE: I (Ross) did not attend the presentation but I have said a few times
> that we should look at the Cocoon Portal, so I have some sypathies with
> this perspective):
> - The portal engine does what Views is intended to do. It adds more than
> views needs (such as authentication), but since it is modular we should
> be able to reuse what we need.
> - The technique for configuring the portal (or view) has been developed
> over a period of time and is in use on some excellent sites. In fact the
> config stuff is one of the major things that changed in the second
> release of the portal code. In other words, it is more mature.
> This was not discussed at the views workshop, and so the implications
> have not been fully explored. This will require some considerable thought.
> This issue is the result of an ApacheCon discussion, more, including links to the original
ApacheCon Summaries at :-
> http://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FOR-618 "Create issues for items discussed at Apachecon"

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