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From Tim Williams <william...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Important] please test final release candidate
Date Sat, 18 Jun 2005 02:34:13 GMT
Fedora Core 3
Java 1.5.0_03
All is well.

> forrest war ... use your own full Jetty or Tomcat
this is the only thing i didn't test as I've recently hosed my
apache+tomcat install.

--tim

On 6/17/05, David Crossley <crossley@apache.org> wrote:
> We need people to test the final release candidate on your projects,
> especially on different operating systems and Java versions.
> Just send a short reply to this thread that it works for you.
> See method below.
> 
> Download the release candidate and supporting files:
> http://people.apache.org/~crossley/forrest-07-rc2/
> 
> For Windows: apache-forrest-0.7.zip
> For UNIX: apache-forrest-0.7.tar.gz
> Get the *.asc and *.md5 that match your chosen download.
> 
> It was packed from SVN revision 191223
> Java 1.4 or later is required.
> 
> If you want to verify the download, then follow:
> http://forrest.apache.org/mirrors.cgi#verify
> 
> Otherwise just get on with testing.
> 
> Testing concludes Sunday 2005-06-19 14:00 UTC
> 
> Anyone can test, please don't leave it up to just a few people.
> 
> Here are some hints:
> 
> * Ensure that the compressed archive will unpack properly.
> * Verify the release, especially if you are a committer.
> * Follow the README.txt and index.html
> * Set environment variables.
> * Don't worry too much about minor bugs. We are looking
> for blockers, such as it will not run. Many known issues
> are recorded at our Jira, perhaps you can add more.
> 
> * Make a fresh site ...
> cd my-new-dir
> forrest seed
> forrest run ... use the local jetty server.
> forrest ... build the whole site from the command-line.
> forrest war ... use your own full Jetty or Tomcat.
> 
> * Try it on the Forrest core docs ...
> cd site-author
> forrest run
> 
> * Forrest was already pre-built. Try building it again.
> cd main
> build clean
> build
> build test
> 
> * Try it on your own project, especially if you have
> a project sitemap and use some extra plugins.
> 
> * Please report any problems to the mailing lists and
> we will collate them in the issue tracker. Then we will
> decide which ones need fixing now.
> 
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> 
>

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