[Catalyst] Re: RFC: Catalyst::Controller::REST::DBIC

Mark Trostler mark at zzo.com
Fri May 16 22:28:37 BST 2008

Yes sorry - this was not directed at you Dave...

Dave Rolsky wrote:
> On Fri, 16 May 2008, Mark Trostler wrote:
>> I'm sorry but something just feels wrong about your approach - feels 
>> like your mixing at matching REST & a UI on top.  Get the REST part 
>> down first, & then worry about something the browser can see on top of 
>> it.  I don't think you should let 'what a browser can see' to 
>> influence the REST design.
>> Get the primitives, GET to search, POST to insert, PUT to update, and 
>> DELETE to remove working.
>> Then you, or someone else, can layer something nice for the browser on 
>> top of that.  Letting what the 'browser can see (or do)' influence 
>> your RESTful design is just a bad idea I think if you're trying to 
>> create a REST controller.
> I'm suspecting you didn't mean to address me, even though you replied to 
> my message.
> -dave
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