Question: Individual annotations vs One large annotation (conceptual riddle for the interested)

Jeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems) vanmeeuwen at
Sun Oct 2 19:01:10 CEST 2011

Bernhard Reiter wrote:
> Hi,
> Am Thursday, 15. September 2011 09:25:04 schrieb Georg C. F. Greve:
> > The suggestion was to do an additional KEP to define a folder annotation
> > '/vendor/kolab/folder-config' which would be a JSON encoded array that
> > different KEPs could store different values into.
> > 
> > Personally I have thus far been thinking that individual annotations
> after reading the discussing from the 15th which is merely about
> one single configuration annotation versus multiple configuration
> annotations I suggest a third option, which has not been discussed to far:
> Do not use annotations for saving configuration.
> Use configuration Kolab IMAP objects [1] from KEP#9.

XML objects of type configuration do not allow for personal configuration to 
be stored in / attached to a folder. They only allow shared configuration.

Kind regards,

Jeroen van Meeuwen

Senior Engineer, Kolab Systems AG

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