[Seaside] HTML method naming conventions
cputney at wiresong.ca
Fri Apr 11 03:55:41 UTC 2008
On 10-Apr-08, at 7:44 PM, Edward Stow wrote:
> + 1 I would prefer to use html tag names, td, tr, a.
> And seaside adds to the html language disconnect by using #url: for
> src and href attributes.
The most important consideration is readability. That's better served
by fidelity to Smalltalk conventions than by fidelity to the HTML
spec. A rendering method is Smalltalk code that generates HTML, not a
template language. That's a good thing - rendering code can be
refactored like any other Smalltalk code, and can thus generate
complex interfaces that would be difficult or impossible with
something that had more fidelity to HTML.
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