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From "Gav...." <brightoncomput...@brightontown.com.au>
Subject RE: Renaming tiles to X?(was Re: svn commit: r496145)
Date Tue, 23 Jan 2007 12:53:28 GMT


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thorsten Scherler [mailto:thorsten@apache.org]
> Sent: Tuesday, 23 January 2007 3:11 AM
> To: dev@forrest.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Renaming tiles to X?(was Re: svn commit: r496145)
> 
> On Wed, 2007-01-17 at 23:42 +0100, Thorsten Scherler wrote:
> > On Mon, 2007-01-15 at 09:14 +0000, Ross Gardler wrote:
> > > thorsten@apache.org wrote:
> > > > Author: thorsten
> > > > Date: Sun Jan 14 12:48:45 2007
> > > > New Revision: 496145
> > > >
> > > > URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&rev=496145
> > > > Log:
> > > > Allowing plugins to provide tiles.
> > >
> > > I'm assuming this is tiles in Dispatcher speak not tiles as in Apache
> > > Tiles. If this is so I think we ought to find a different name for it
> in
> > > Dispatcher, I can already "hear" the confused user questions as a
> result
> > > of a Google search.
> >
> > Would be templates better?
> 
> No.
> 
> Current better suggestions are:
> - groups
> - tessera
> - panel
> 
> Ross gave a good review of the first two. I personally like above three
> but do not have any strong feelings for any one of them.
> 
> Groups is perfectly describing what it is but a very general word.
> Tessera is very specific but as well perfectly describing what "tiles"
> do. Panels is as well very accurate describing the functionality.
> 
> Other suggestions? How can we decide between the suggested ones?

I like Panels best so far. Panels used in C++ group together related
Widgets, similar function here if I read it right.

I don't have anything better to suggest atm so +1 for Panels.

Gav...

> 
> salu2
> --
> thorsten
> 
> "Together we stand, divided we fall!"
> Hey you (Pink Floyd)


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