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From Vadim Gritsenko <>
Subject Re: Cocoon Setup.exe for Windows
Date Fri, 14 Oct 2005 12:40:17 GMT
Upayavira wrote:
> Torsten Curdt wrote:
>>Well, true ...but TBH: what does such a user want with Cocoon in the  end?
>>I think expecting a JDK/JRE is ok. Cocoon is a framework not a app  you
>>just run.
> Well, I was recently helping a friend, who is a graphic designer who has
> recently been reading a book on XSLT to get Cocoon running on his Mac.
> He has now, on his own, created a simple page using XML and XSLT,
> however he hasn't the faintest idea what Java is, and quite possibly
> never will. But, for some of the sites he wants to build, he finds the
> possibilities with Cocoon to be quite exciting - couldn't do them with
> just Dreamweaver.
> So, assuming that someone can install a JDK and set their own JAVA_HOME
> does preclude some users, particularly those who may be happy with just
> XML, XSLT and sitemap.


> Regards, Upayavira
> P.S. I've also had him writing up his experiences as he goes. If we're
> lucky, we might get some decent beginner oriented articles out of him.

Mighty cool!


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