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From Dag.Wan...@Sun.COM (Dag H. Wanvik)
Subject Re: [web] derby web site reorg
Date Fri, 24 Mar 2006 21:14:49 GMT

Hi,

"Jean T. Anderson" <jta@bristowhill.com> writes:

> Are there any writeups on how to use Derby with other IDEs?  I'll
> happily add links to any.

There is this one:

http://www.netbeans.org/kb/50/derby-demo.html

Dag

>
> In particular, are there any tutorials that show how to use NetBeans 5.0
> with Derby? http://wiki.apache.org/db-derby/UsesOfDerby has a link to a
> 4.1 example, which I can include in the meantime:
> http://blogs.sun.com/roller/page/alexismp/?anchor=derby_the_database_java_was
> .
>
> If anyone has time to do a NetBeans writeup for the Derby Wiki or web
> site, that'd be really nice.
>
>>>3) Home tab gets a "Quick Links" section, which many apache sites seem
>>>to have
>>>
>> The asf link might want to show that it leaves the derby site.  I
>> don't know the best way to do this, or if it's really a good idea.
>
> other apache sites don't appear to be concerned about showing when links
> leave the current site. For example, see http://geronimo.apache.org/ and
> http://forrest.apache.org/ .
>
>>>4) Added a "Download" tab to make downloads even easier to find.
>>>(Geronimo and XmlBeans have Download tabs.)
>>>
>> 
>> I can't really tell from the downloads, which download I want.
>> Possibly some more information about what is different between then
>> all.  Possibly a changes, diff between them all.  Also, it would be
>> nice for a while to have the snapshot first, some type of
>> ...
>> 
>> I like it.  The main thing I do not like, is the download page.  It's
>> too out-of-date, I would like to see the latest and greatest on the
>> top.  Going down in whatever order sounds good.  This is my thought
>> only, as I like new... :-)
>> I do like the mods, looks nice.
>
> I agree the downloads page could use a complete rewrite. For example, it
> mixes in how to check out and build the derby code, which could be split
> out into a developers-only page.
>
> thanks for the feedback!
>
>  -jean
>

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Dag H. Wanvik
Sun Microsystems, Database Technology Group (DBTG)
Haakon VII gt. 7b, N-7485 Trondheim, Norway
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