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From Peter Klügl <pklu...@uni-wuerzburg.de>
Subject Re: Sofa-unaware AEs that create new views in an AAE
Date Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:51:50 GMT
Am 17.04.2014 15:39, schrieb Richard Eckart de Castilho:
> On 17.04.2014, at 15:31, Peter Klügl <pkluegl@uni-wuerzburg.de> wrote:
>> That would work, if the modifier AEs that create new views are not cascaded.
> Btw: I think it would be great if UIMA did offer a mechanism that would
> allow an AE to redefine the default view without external sofa mapping.
> E.g. AE1 runs, creates a new view and wants that this view is subsequently
> the default. It would call cas.setDefaultView("newView"). Then AE2 would
> get that view as default, etc. 
> It can be done using an external sofa-mapping, but the longer the cascade
> gets, the more annoying it is to set up local and global names and to
> make the mapping explicit.

Sounds nice, but I think it can be a bit confusing if those components
are used in an normal AAE.


> -- Richard

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