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From "David Crossley (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] Commented: (FOR-1005) Use sourcetypeaction for input plugins
Date Fri, 21 Nov 2008 06:12:44 GMT

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David Crossley commented on FOR-1005:
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Ross refers to our powerful "SourceTypeAction (content aware pipelines)"
http://forrest.apache.org/docs/dev/cap.html
This detects properties of the input sources and responds accordingly.

Two examples are org.apache.forrest.plugin.input.foaf which acts on "document-element namespace"
and org.apache.forrest.plugin.input.simplifiedDocbook which acts on "document-declaration
public-id". There are other methods, and more could be added.

If any Forrest developer would like to get involved with a task, then this would be a great
contribution. A good way to get familiar with the internals of Forrest.

> Use sourcetypeaction for input plugins
> --------------------------------------
>
>                 Key: FOR-1005
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FOR-1005
>             Project: Forrest
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: Plugin: input.doap, Plugin: input.foaf, Plugin: input.skos
>    Affects Versions: 0.9-dev
>            Reporter: Ross Gardler
>
> Wherever possible input plugins should use the sourcetypeaction to figure out whether
to process a file or not.
> Too many plugins use a fixed url space for this, it is not maintainable.

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