Archive for February, 2005

The demise of XML

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2005

One focus of development in the repository project for the Chandler 0.5 release has been performance. After removing dbxml from the persistence implementation stack, I continued by removing the use of XML for persistence altogether.
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Cloud-based item deletion

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2005

As with item copying Item clouds can now be used to define a set of items to delete together.

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Using attribute monitors

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2005

An attribute monitor is a method defined on an item that is invoked when something happens to the attribute(s) it registered an interest in. That invocation is synchronous and reacts to changes on items in the same repository view as the item of the method being invoked.

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