Glossary

A

Administrator
Special role of a user. Administrators have full access to an onion.net system.
Application
Computer programme which executes a function useful for the user.

C

CMS
Software system for the administration of (web) contents with the support of the creation process based ...
Content administration
One of the three administration modes of the onion.net Editor. Editors and transformation developers ...
Context menu
Interaction object offering the user various actions to choose from for a particular context. A right ...
Cookie
Text based informations able to transport information between webserver and browser (e.g. saving session ...

D

Document
See also Object
Dokumentenmanagement
Database-supported administration of electronic documents.

E

Editor
See also User

G

Graph
Theoretical (mathematical) formation of nodes which can be connected by edges.
Group
Element of the onion.net group administration. Groups have their own rights or assume the rights of ...
GUI
Graphical interface on computers requiring interaction with the user.

H

HTML
Markup language.

L

LRU
LRU is the abbrevation of "Least recently used" and is a procedure for caching algorithms for limitation ...

M

Model administration
One of the three administration modes of the onion.net Editor. In the model administration, the information ...

N

Navigationsfenster
Bestandteil der GUI des onion.net-Editors. Erlaubt die Navigation innerhalb der zu verwaltenden Objekte. ...

O

Object
Designates an element accessible via the structure tree, which can be edited with the onion.net Editor. ...
Object type
An XML document type defined by means of XML schema and which generally is used to collect content (or ...
Object window
A component of the GUI of the onion.net Editor. Shows information about the in the navigation window ...

P

PDF
File format developed by the company Adobe Systems and published in 1993.

R

Role
Global rights which relate to the total system. The onion.net user administration knows the roles: Editor, ...

S

Semantics
Branch of linguistics concerning with the analysis and description of the meaning of language and linguistic. ...
Structure area
A component of the navigation window which collects all objects that can be administrated.

T

Tab
The part sticking out of a tab page which can be used to go to another view.
Transformation
Processing of objects with the goal of putting them into another output format, e.g. HTML into PDF ...
Tree
Hierarchically arranged set of objects which have the same common root.

U

Unicode
International standard with the goal, to create for each graphic character of all known writing cultures ...
URI
Character sequence which serves for identifying abstract or physical resources.
URL
Variety of URI which identifies a resource via its primary access mechanism. http://example.com/ is ...
User
A person who works with the onion.net Editor
User and group administration
One of the three administration modes of the onion.net Editor. In the user and group administration, ...

V

Versioning
Archiving of alternative file versions with the possibility of restoring these.

W

Web application
Application executed on a web server, whereby an interaction with the user only occurs via the Webbrowser ...
WYSIWYG
A document is displayed on the screen during editing exactly as for the output via an other device (e.g. ...

X

XHTML
Reformulation of HTML according to the rules of XML.
XML
Meta language by means of which markup languages can be defined for documents. Was designed to ensure ...
XML Scheme
Language for defining XML document structures in the form of an own XML document type.
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