[Seaside] Seaside Components: Parent / Children
rleon at insario.com
Tue May 16 16:06:44 UTC 2006
> Avi Bryant wrote:
> > So why not have the different WATasks configure the
> WAComponent they
> > are creating slightly differently?
> > I'm generally quite suspicious of code that knows too much implicit
> > info about the context in which it is used.
> In one direction or another the components will be coupled
> (parent configuring child or child reacting to parent) so why
> is one direction better than the other?
> It seems to me both are valid?
> - Zulq
When the parent does the configuring of the child, the component is
loosely coupled and reusable, it can have many parents, the reverse is
not true. A child component that knows about it's parent, is usually
limited to only work when used with that parent, tightly coupled, and
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