[ZWeb] A new proposal (long)
Thu, 11 Apr 2002 15:56:48 +0200
I think Component should be the word for Zope 3.
Remember : by the end of the year, Zope has to be 10x bigger ; so 9x people
will know Zope with the "new" "Component" word :)
----- Original Message -----
From: "Casey Duncan" <email@example.com>
To: "Lennart Regebro" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: "Olivier Deckmyn" <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, April 11, 2002 5:47 PM
Subject: Re: [ZWeb] A new proposal (long)
> I will admit that the Product nomenclature was a bit confusing to me
> when I started using Zope. However, I agree that "Product" is the
> accepted term and changing it would hurt more than it would help.
> Lennart Regebro wrote:
> >>I would MUCH MORE prefer that we use the term "Component".
> >>Zope is a RAD tool like VB or Delphi. You can plug components into it...
> > Unfortunately, that doesn't fly. Not only should Components have a well
> > defined component interface, they should be much easier to use than most
> > Zope Products.
> > The word "Products" is now also common in the Zope community, and it
> > cause immense confusion to change it.
> > It would be more reasonable to talk about "components" in Zope 3,
> > :-)
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