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From "Tim Williams" <william...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Renaming tiles to X?(was Re: svn commit: r496145)
Date Mon, 22 Jan 2007 17:45:01 GMT
On 1/17/07, Thorsten Scherler <thorsten@apache.org> 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?
>
> They are "sub-structurer" to easier provide grouped contracts
> (functionality) and hooks (design) on a plugin/project/theme base.
>
> I will call it x till we find a better name for tiles.
>
> <jx:import uri=cocoon://prepare.tiles.solrbar/>
> would become
> <jx:import uri=cocoon://prepare.x.solrbar/>
>
> I further suggest to get them out of the html contract dir.
>
> tree resources/themes/common/html/
> resources/themes/common/html/
> |-- solr-actionbar.ft
> |-- solr-add.ft
> |-- solr-search.ft
> `-- solrbar.vt.xml
>
> They do not belong in there. If you look in the core themes you can find
> common-fo.vt.xml in the html dir of the common theme. This x does not
> provide a group of html but fo contracts!
>
> IMO they should be stored in resources/themes/common/x and stripped from
> ".vt" (does not makes sense anymore - vt stands for view tiles).
>
> tree resources/themes/common/x
> resources/themes/common/x
> `-- solrbar.xml
>
> wdyt?
>
> Please we need some suggestions to replace x with better naming.

I'll add "panel" for consideration.

http://www.google.com/search?q=define%3Apanel

I can't think of any conflicts with other popular technology right now
other than awt.Panel.
--tim

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