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From "Neeme Praks" <ne...@one.lv>
Subject RE: Newbie question
Date Wed, 02 May 2001 14:22:10 GMT

Quick answer: It's a framework for building servers from the ground up
(example: JAMES).
But you can also reuse different components of the framework in a servlet
(example: Cocoon 2).

Neeme

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mike Hogeboom [mailto:michaelh@criticalmass.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 02, 2001 4:39 PM
> To: avalon-dev@jakarta.apache.org
> Subject: Newbie question
>
>
> Hi,
>
> I've been asked by my company to research the possibility of
> using Avalon.
> But I'm confused. Avalon is a server framework but is it a
> framework to
> build a server from the ground up. Or can you place it on top
> of an existing
> web server with a servlet engine. Some information suggests
> that it loads
> the server other suggests its put on top of a server. I know that it's
> purpose is to maintian a common framework for server
> applications using
> Java(which is why they asked me to look at it). I've looked
> at Jesktop and
> Cocoon but I'm still not sure.
>
> So is it a framework to build a new server or to put on top
> of an existing
> server?(for example Netscape with JRun3.0). Could someone
> please set me
> straight.
>
> Thanks
> Mike
>
>
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