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From g4 <ja...@root10.net>
Subject Re: Why XSP? (Re: XSP how to - trouble following a step)
Date Tue, 15 Jul 2003 13:21:59 GMT

On Tuesday, Jul 15, 2003, at 13:59 Europe/London, g4 wrote:

>
> On Tuesday, Jul 15, 2003, at 11:30 Europe/London, Jeff Turner wrote:
>
>> Just curious, why is everyone so keen on getting XSP working in 
>> Forrest?
>> Should Forrest be including XSP by default?
>
> Yes, think it should be, or at least documentation and a 
> local.blocks.properties method. Also I think if this approach is going 
> to be taken XMLForm should also be included. There is a how-to on the 
> Forrest site for XMLForms but actually no easy way of implementing it.

Also perhaps including session-block and authentification-fw-block may 
encourage the take up if people did want to use as a "kind of 
stripped-down Cocoon distribution" for site development.

just thoughts ;)

>
>
>> Are people wanting XSP
>> actually using Forrest for regular static websites, or using Forrest 
>> as a
>> kind of stripped-down Cocoon distribution?
>
> Yes I think they are, whether this was the intention or not of Forrest.
>
> http://www.javable.com/
> http://www.dream-models.com/index.html
>
>>
>> On Tue, Jul 15, 2003 at 05:43:43AM -0400, Leo wrote:
>>> Hi list
>>>
>>> The suggestion below does not work in the Windows 2000 enviroment:
>>> .\upgrade_cocoon_jars.sh
>>>
>>> I think .sh extension is for the Unix enviroment.
>>> Windows needs a batch file:
>>> upgrade_cocoon_jars.bat
>>>
>>> Is there some tool that can be used to convert sh files to bat files?
>>
>> There is Cygwin, which provides a Unix environment inside Windows, 
>> which
>> would let you run this.  That script was made mostly for my benefit
>> though, for upgrading Forrest's Cocoon.  It's pretty easy (though a 
>> bit
>> tedious) to do the upgrade by hand.
>>
>> But again, I don't understand why one would add XSP to Forrest, when
>> Cocoon comes with XSP all set up.
>>
>> --Jeff
>>
>>
>>> Leo
>>>
>>
>>
> Jason Lane
>
> Developer
> Root10 developments
>
>
>
Jason Lane

Developer
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