Previously Martijn Faassen wrote: > Wichert Akkerman wrote: > > Previously Martijn Faassen wrote: > >> I propose we use the word 'Locus' instead of 'Site'. This word doesn't > >> have a lot of connotations in the web programming world, and people can > >> guess by simply looking at the word it might have something to do with > >> *local* components. It's also short. > > > > I don't see short as a very important quality here. It is not a name you > > have to type in often, so I would prefer something more descriptive. How > > about "componentroot" or "componentcontainer".. > > I do find short an important quality here, because I find myself typing > "getSite()" frequently, and in tests, "setSite" as well. It's also > something one talks about.
People also talk about www which is horrible to pronounce in English :) > A site isn't a container, I'll note. A site is something that has local > components registered but doesn't need to be implemented as a container > at all. A site contains component registraties and possible persistent components. That makes it a container to me. Perhaps componentRegistry works better for you? Wichert. -- Wichert Akkerman <wich...@wiggy.net> It is simple to make things. http://www.wiggy.net/ It is hard to make things simple. _______________________________________________ Zope-Dev maillist - Zope-Dev@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope )