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From: Aleksey Gurtovoy (agurtovoy_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-03-22 10:33:23

Jeff Garland writes:
>> Aleksey Gurtovoy wrote:
>> > Same for a developer, actually, who usually wants to track only a
>> > couple of libraries. The problem with such scheme is that it by
>> > definition bumps up requirements on the reports' hosting site. Right
>> > now the pages are nothing but plain HTML. Ideally, to handle the kind
>> > of dynamic requests you describe in real time we need a database
>> > backend, and that severely limits where the reports can be hosted. If
>> > we as a group decide that the benefits of having something like this
>> > outweigh the downside, this can be pulled off quite easily.
> BTW, I was only suggesting this for the release results not the
> daily builds.

Oh, OK.

> For the release the idea would be to post-process the xml data into
> a pre-processed data set that could be coupled with a simple form
> written in something like php to take the query and display results.
> That way we wouldn't be bumping up the hosting requirements, but
> would be improving the user experience. I'm certain this wouldn't
> be too hard to do...

With certain limit on granularity of "filtering", sure.

Aleksey Gurtovoy
MetaCommunications Engineering

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