[TYPO3-50-general] New GUI for the TYPO3 5.x branch

Corrado support at eeos.biz
Fri Jun 1 13:31:12 CEST 2007

Dear Andreas,

I did not mean Java for the interface, but Java for the core back end (which
would in turn generate the interface), as Jan correctly pointed out.


Jan-Hendrik Heuing [DD] wrote:

> There is no reason for a Java interface... They were talking about using
> java in the server backend...
> JH
> "Andreas Balzer" <typo3 at andreas-balzer.de> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
news:mailman.1.1180637488.3696.typo3-project-5_0-general at lists.netfielders.de...
>> Corrado schrieb:
>>> Jonas Dübi wrote:
>>>> I actually prefere PHP because Java needs more complex server
>>>> environments and has to be compiled and needs more time for
>>>> development...
>>> I my be wrong but with Java:
>>> 1) The development time would be slower at the beginning but when the
>>> framework is ready then it would probably be the same, more or less. 2)
>>> The design would be a bit more robust and elegant (it forces you into
>>> using certain coding practises).
>>> 3) The environment would be more or less the same
>>> 4) With an appropriate API it would still be possible to attach PHP
>>> modules
>>> (or Ruby, or whatever).
>>> What do you think?
>>> Best,
>> Hi!
>> I just like to participate in this conversation if possible.
>> Java has three major cons. Firtsly you have to download the client
>> software. It is quite big. Then you have to problem to load the applets
>> of whatsoever. Is it unrealistic to say that a TYPO3 UI in Java would
>> take hours to load with a dial up connection? I mean I don't know it, but
>> it's a little bit scary to me.
>> The next - and last - con I would like to mention is, that it's somehow
>> strange that a CMS that creates (X)HTML websites uses a Java UI and not
>> the same language that it should produce as output. I mean a Java client
>> would be nice. Yes. But I would preffer a xhtml version with dhtml etc
>> because it's somehow what TYPO3 does.. (if we don't look at those cool
>> things like pdf creation, etc)
>> Please know that I'm no expert at this topic and I'm not the person who
>> is able to code any of those great technologies for an UI.
>> So in the end you should chose what you consider the best but more
>> important what you are happy to code.
>> just my 2 cents.
>> Greetings
>> Andreas

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