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From David Crossley <>
Subject Re: XSL duplication
Date Wed, 02 Nov 2005 21:55:17 GMT
Thorsten Scherler wrote:
> Ross Gardler escribi??:
> > I just noticed that we have loads of XSL duplication, especially in the 
> > skins. I must have missed the commit that created these duplications.
> > 
> > All the XSLs were renamed from *2*.xsl to *-to-.xsl, but the original 
> > *2*.xsl have been added back. We now have two version of very such XSL.
> > 
> > The commit message said it was to make the old views work. What should 
> > happen is that old views should use the new XSL names, not that we 
> > duplicate the XSL. It should only be a search and replace, but since 
> > this wasn't done I suspect there may be a reason for it. What was that 
> > reason?
> > 
> > (alternatively old-views should be converted to use the locationmap then 
> > the name of the XSL is irrelevant - again, should just be a search and 
> > replace).
> I saw this duplication as well. IMO old views should go away as soon v2
> is ready. v2 is/should (not yet 100%) self containing meaning it does
> not use any of the mentioned resources.

I agree, old views and their docs need to be removed ASAP.
If that is not going to be very soon, then we need to use
one of those alternatives for "old views".


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