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From Mariano Kamp <mariano.k...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Jelly applicable? / Current Status? / Need help installing Jelly
Date Mon, 16 Aug 2004 18:11:41 GMT
Ok, it does work with the version from cvs. So the distributions seem
to be way outdated.

Anybody regarding the other two points?

Cheers,
Mariano

On Mon, 16 Aug 2004 15:31:23 +0200, Mariano Kamp <mariano.kamp@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> 
>   [ Applicable? ]
> 
>   we are currently planning to produce Swing GUIs dynamically from an
> XML stream. The stream will be created from the output of a rules
> engine.
> It schould contain semantical tags like wizard, page etc., not
> something along the lines of low-level components, like JButton etc.
> We want to produce HTML and Swing GUIs from the same markup.
> 
>   What we've seen from Jelly so far looks great and for the Swing
> based GUIs we thought about using Jelly. Jelly should then read the
> XML stream and instantiate classes like Wizard, Page etc.
> 
>   Afaik this is pretty close to what jelly-swing does, right? The only
> difference would be to instantiate semantically higher level
> components instead of
> the lower level Swing components?
> 
>   [ Current Status? ]
> 
>   As this technology seems to be at the heart of our solution we are
> also wondering what the current status of Jelly is? It doesn't seem to
> be too active lately and there doesn't seem to be an official release
> yet?
> Is it abandoned, just done, i.e. feature-complete but no release or
> kind of hibernating?
> 
>   [ Problems during Installation ]
> 
>   I tried to run jelly-swing, demo:swing, like explained here
> http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/jelly/libs/swing/index.html, but
> failed.
> First of all it says, that there are no binaries available for
> download and one should go for the cvs version.
> That doesn't work for me at the moment, as I am behind a paranoid
> corporate firewall. Fortunately there have been downloads available
> though and I got
> http://www.ibiblio.org/maven/commons-jelly/distributions/commons-jelly-1.0-dev-src.zip.
> The file is dated 29-Jan-2004?!
> 
>   When running "maven demo:swing" I get warnings telling me that
> javadoc-1.3 jar, jdbc-2.0.jar and more are not downloadable and the
> build cannot succeed
> because of this missing dependencies.
> 
>   Running with "-X" I get the following error messages, saying the
> files are not where they are supposed to be:
> 
> Attempting to download javadoc-1.3.jar.
> Getting URL: http://www.ibiblio.org/maven/javadoc/jars/javadoc-1.3.jar
> Received status code: 404
> File not found on one of the repos
> 
>   I have to admit that I am new to Maven. Probably I messed something up here?
> 
>   I am using JDK 1.4.2 on Windows and Maven 1.0 distributed as .exe.
> 
>   Any ideas how to solve that? Any plans to update the downloads?
> Release plans?
> 
> Cheers,
> Mariano
>

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