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From Jeff Turner <>
Subject Re: Site-wide PDF
Date Sat, 22 Nov 2003 06:27:41 GMT
On Thu, Nov 20, 2003 at 11:44:14PM +0000, wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've just re-checked-out forrest. As a first remark, do you realize how
> incredibly hard it is to find the CVS information to do this? It is on
> none of the pages you expect it to be ("CVS", "Getting involved", ...).
> Secondly, the reason I wanted to check for a new version, was that I
> was curious if any progress was made on the generation of a whole-site
> pdf. And  lo and behold, I found out that setting
> project.start-uri=site.html in did the trick. And it
> generated the multiple-page site as well. Wouldn't it be a good idea to
> change the default behaviour of Forrest to do this? i.e. if
> project.start-uri is not set, use site.html (instead of index.html, as
> it is now). This might generate a load of "waw!" experiences (it did so
> in my case, anyway).

If you link to site.html/site.pdf from anywhere, it will be generated.
If you use project.start-uri, then there won't be a link to it from


> Thanks,
> tomK

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