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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <nicola...@apache.org>
Subject Re: news from the nonproductive trenches
Date Sun, 17 Nov 2002 18:13:09 GMT

Steven Noels wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
> just a little eyebrows-up: I have been in contact with Janne Jalkanen, 
> author of JSPWiki [1], the thing which sits underneath the Cocoon 
> DocoWiki, who is willing to bilicense the code for the TranslatorReader, 
> the Wiki 'markup' parser used inside JSPWiki, under an Apache-friendly 
> license (currently being GPL).
> 
> We (Outerthought) were thinking of packaging this thingy in a Generator 
> so that we can offer some reasonable migration path from Wiki markup to 
> 'some' XML format, maybe some WikiXMLML or directly into xdocs grammar.

Cool :-)

> Primary playground for this would be the existing Cocoon DocoWiki, of 
> course. OTOH, it might also help us to refactor the current editing 
> framework that Nicola has added recently.

Yup.

When the current version will work, it would be just a matter of 
switching the transformer used now with th enew one to use the same 
rules as the JSPWiki one.

-- 
Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)
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