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From Thorsten Scherler <thors...@apache.org>
Subject Re: describe Forrest in 50 words
Date Mon, 18 Apr 2005 09:01:51 GMT
Sounds good. :)

+1

salu2

On Mon, 2005-04-18 at 11:03 +1000, David Crossley wrote:
> A while ago we discussed our description of Forrest
> and concluded that it was a bit limiting.
> 
> Actually trying to concisely summarise Forrest
> is a very difficult task.
> 
> Here is what is was ...
> ------------
> Apache Forrest is an XML standards-oriented documentation framework
> based upon Apache Cocoon, providing XSLT stylesheets and schemas,
> images and other resources. Forrest uses these to render the source
> content into a website via command-line, robot, or dynamic application.
> ------------
> 
> Here is my proposal so far ...
> ------------
> Apache Forrest is an XML standards-oriented documentation framework
> based upon Apache Cocoon and separation of concerns. Using a plugin
> architecture, various source input formats are transformed into a
> common internal format, aggregated with other sources, and
> transformed into various output formats. Forrest can be used as
> a dynamic application or can generate sets of documents via the
> command-line and deploy with an automated robot.
> ------------
-- 
thorsten

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