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From Marcel May <marcel....@consol.de>
Subject Re: "David's Model": Simple Rules for blissful Content Modeling
Date Mon, 09 Jul 2007 09:00:27 GMT
Thanks alot!

Could we put that either into the site documentation or the wiki?


David Nuescheler wrote:
> In various discussions I found that developers are somewhat at unease
> with the features
> and functionalities presented by JCR when it comes to content modeling.
> There is no guide and very little experience yet on how to model
> content in a repository
> and why one content model is better than the other.
> While in the relational world the software industry has a lot of
> experience on how
> to model data, we are still at the early stages for the content
> repository space.
> I would like to start filling this void by expressing my personal
> opinions on how
> content should be modeled, hoping that this could some day graduate into
> something more meaningful to the developers community, which is not
> just "my opinion"
> but something that is more generally applicable.
> So consider this my quickly evolving first stab at it.
> To make sure that this is not considered binding or normative and just
> expresses
> my views, I codenamed it 'David's Model'.
> Since I am interested in the feedback on each and every one of my
> "content
> modeling rules", I decided to send them out as individual threads and
> compile
> them later into a wiki page.
> regards,
> david
> Disclaimer: These rules express my personal, probably controversial
> views ;)

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