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Re: Directory templates

From: Mark Friedman <mark@intraspect.com>
Date: Fri, 09 Aug 1996 11:14:36 -0700
Message-ID: <320B800C.350@intraspect.com>
To: www-jigsaw@w3.org, leon@pencom.com
If Dave is right about the implications of the proposed new
functionality, then I would like to add my endorsement. We need to do
similar things to what he is interested in.


Dave Makower wrote:
> Anselm Baird-Smith wrote:
> >I would really like to introduce the possibility for a directory
> >resource to have its own resource indexer (so that you could say that
> >everything below this directory should be exported in that way), how
> >valuable this would be to you (it's really a matter of priority of
> >tasks) ?
> >
> In response to a previous question of mine, you replied that I ought to be
> subclassing DirectoryResource rather than building it from scratch by
> subclassing FilteredResource.  One reason I had to fall back to
> FilteredResource is that I wanted to be able to let a subtree use its own
> indexing strategy (perhaps creating indices of information that doesn't
> actually live in the file system per se, but is instead accessed through
> other channels).  Sounds like this new functionality you describe would
> help me out quite a bit.
Received on Friday, 9 August 1996 14:13:42 UTC

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