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Re: [RFR] templates://aolserver4/{aolserver4.templates}

On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 06:07:08PM +0000, Justin B Rye wrote:
> Francesco P. Lovergine wrote:
> > Please, while on that it would be nice to revise the dependent aolserver4-ns* modules
> > descriptions. Thanks for your suggestions.
> I've had a look at the aolserver4-ns* package descriptions; but I'd
> definitely need some input from people who understand them better.
> I would be inclined to turn all of them into variations on a
> standard template along the lines of:
>  Package: aolserver4-nsfoo
>  Description: AOLserver 4 module for foo
>   This package provides a foo client API for AOLserver. It can be
>   used as a basis for building foo-enabled web-applications in Tcl.
> But I'm not even a programmer, let alone a Tcl web-developer, so I'm
> probably failing to spot important distinctions between the modules.
> I'm not even sure whether it's appropriate to represent them as
> being _for_ developers; after all, the packages seem to contain
> plain shared libraries.  Might a sysadmin need to install them
> purely as plugins, maybe to support third-party software?

Well 'client API' is a bit inappropriate. The aolserver4 add-on
modules have the same role of php extensions, to explain the
sense of such modules. So I think you can be better inspired...

Francesco P. Lovergine

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