Re: [Zope-dev] Python and Perl scripts

2000-10-20 Thread jpenny
On Fri, Oct 20, 2000 at 01:01:59PM +0100, Chris Withers wrote: This one is probably the most useful of the lot ;-) From: Michel Pelletier [EMAIL PROTECTED] Greetings, Well, Jim, Evan, Brian and I pow-wowed yesterday and came up with an interesting change. The world 'Method' is too

Re: [Zope-dev] Python and Perl scripts

2000-10-20 Thread Michel Pelletier
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: 'Script' objects make a lot of sense, they don't overload the concept of methods, they describe an action that people commonly want to do (script the web) and they clear up a lot of potential confusion for newbie and old-hat alike. Oh, yuck! Now we

Re: [Zope-dev] Python and Perl scripts

2000-10-20 Thread jpenny
On Fri, Oct 20, 2000 at 02:18:47PM -0700, Michel Pelletier wrote: [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The proposal is not for PythonScript but a "Python Script". We are not inventing a new language, this is python, we are just coming up with the name for an object. Don't capitalize it and you'll

Re: [Zope-dev] Python and Perl scripts

2000-10-20 Thread Michel Pelletier
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: snip good discussion Now we just need a generic term, which will not cause other confusions later on down the road for the concept. I really don't like script, especially next to a language name (in the web domain). You don't like function (which was not my

Re: [Zope-dev] Python and Perl scripts

2000-10-20 Thread Steve Waterbury
Michel Pelletier wrote: snip good discussion and move on to something REALLY silly! :^ [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: descriptive. Widget has technical meaning. Perhaps task or job are suitable, as in Safe Python Task Safe Python Job Safe Python Subtask Safe Python Function Safe

Re: [Zope-dev] Python and Perl scripts

2000-10-20 Thread Michael Bernstein
Michel Pelletier wrote: Keep in mind also that we are moving towards a new architecture with "Documents" and "Templates" (ala HyperDOM). I think Scripts fits right in there: Documents, Templates and Scripts or Documents, Templates and Methods I tend to think of things as: