[Cubicweb] About cwuri

Aurélien Campéas aurelien.campeas at logilab.fr
Mon Feb 17 13:47:07 CET 2014


On 17/02/2014 13:24, Sylvain Thénault wrote:
> On 17 février 13:07, Aurélien Campéas wrote:
>> On 17/02/2014 11:54, Nicolas Chauvat wrote:
>>> On Wed, Feb 12, 2014 at 10:58:44PM +0100, aurélien campéas wrote:
>>>>>> CWURI was introduced during a sprint back in 2009. Another object born at
>>>>>> about the same time is ExternalUri (see cube datafeed).
>>>>
>>>> What's their relationship ?
>>>
>>> ExternalUri was born when trying to reuse external data and developing
>>> the datafeed cube.
>>>
>>> CWURI was introduced when trying to generalize ExternalUri by putting
>>> it into the core.
>>
>> But by calling it "cwuri" and making it mandatory and present in
>> entities of the system source, surely we got some weird semantic
>> changes, didn't we ?
>>
>> What was wrong with the "extid" ?
> 
> extid is a system metadata not queryable from RQL.
> 

You're nitpicking here. This would have been fixable,
while keeping the semantics.




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