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- From: Arjun Ray <email@example.com>
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Mon, 14 Feb 2000 13:31:45 -0500 (EST)
On Mon, 14 Feb 2000, W. Eliot Kimber wrote:
> Arjun Ray wrote:
> > My limited understanding of groves tells me that the key is the grove
> > plan - which basically determines the amount of analytic granularity
> Minor nitpicky technical note: change "grove plan" to "property set" in
> the above. The distinction between grove plan and property set is a
> constant cause for confusion, understandably.
> The property set defines the full set of node types and properties that
> may appear in a given type of grove. The grove plan defines a "filter"
> over the property set that determines what nodes and properties will
> actually appear in (or be visible in) a given grove.
Thanks, Eliot. I kinda sorta meant to say this, but I see now that my
use of the term 'analytic' was clearly wrong. Analytic granularity is
what the property set gives you; the grove plan is about effective or
application-relevant granularity. (Sort of like: the property set
is the menu, and the grove plan is what you order:)) Right?