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From Reinhard Poetz <>
Subject Re: [GSoC_2008] Project ideas
Date Mon, 17 Mar 2008 11:28:12 GMT
Grzegorz Kossakowski wrote:
> Reinhard Poetz pisze:
>> +1 for the ideas, but they are very specific and only for insiders 
>> like you. Grzegorz, do you still consider applying for GSoC this year?
> Not sure. I'd love to apply and do some more Cocoon-related work during 
> the summer but I'm really concerned about USD ratings. :-(
> All in all, I have to pay bills like everyone other and I think that 
> these days I cannot trust USD anymore. However, I'm still considering 
> prons and cons...
>> Another idea: Provide a command-line interface again, maybe by working 
>> together with the Forrest folks so that they can migrate to 2.2?
> +100!
> I hope that you don't want to mimic our previous implementation of CLI 
> that seriously impacted our APIs. I would like to see CLI implemented 
> using external tools.

My first step would be looking into Droids:

| Droids - Droids aims to be an intelligent standalone crawl framework that
| automatically seeks out relevant online information based on the user's
| specifications. The core is a simple crawler which can be easily extended by
| plugins. So if a project/app needs special processing for a crawled url one
| can easily write a plugin to implement the functionality


Reinhard Pötz                            Managing Director, {Indoqa} GmbH

Member of the Apache Software Foundation
Apache Cocoon Committer, PMC member, PMC Chair

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