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Re: Model-driven Views

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Tue, 26 Apr 2011 00:14:32 -0400
Message-ID: <4DB646A8.7040406@mit.edu>
To: public-webapps@w3.org
On 4/22/11 8:35 PM, Rafael Weinstein wrote:
> Myself and a few other chromium folks have been working on a design
> for a formalized separation between View and Model in the browser,
> with needs of web applications being the primary motivator.
>
> Our ideas are implemented as an experimental Javascript library:
> https://code.google.com/p/mdv/ and the basic design is described here:
> http://mdv.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/docs/design_intro.html.

The interesting thing to me is that the DOM is what's meant to be the 
model originally, as far as I can tell, with the CSS presentation being 
the view....

I guess we ended up with too much view leakage through the model so 
we're adding another layer of model, eh?

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 26 April 2011 04:15:02 GMT

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