[development] Early Drupal 6 review from Chris Messina

Dries Buytaert dries.buytaert at gmail.com
Tue Nov 13 08:33:11 UTC 2007

On 12 Nov 2007, at 00:04, Shai Gluskin wrote:
> I'm not concerned that a simplification of the names we use for  
> classification is going to have the affect of hiding the  
> sophistication of how Drupal taxonomy works.

I'm not really concerned about this either.  As long we maintain the  
functionality, we're not really dumbing down anything.

> taxonomy (the module name)--> categories
> vocabulary --> category
> term --> category_item (sometimes called a "tag")

I'd say:

   taxonomy module -> classification module
   vocabulary -> category group
   term -> category or tag

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