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- From: "W. Eliot Kimber" <email@example.com>
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2000 09:09:12 -0600
Arjun Ray wrote:
> 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?