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From Vicent Mas <uve...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: How to install forrest 0.9
Date Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:14:44 GMT
On Wed, Sep 10, 2014 at 12:45 AM, David Crossley <crossley@apache.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 09, 2014 at 01:43:52PM +0200, Vicent Mas wrote:
>> Hi,
>> after a long time without using Forrest I'm trying to redo  my website
>> with it but I'm failing. I'd like to use the current version, 0.9.
>
> Hello Vincent, good to hear from you again.
>
>> The
>> problem is that I don't know how to install it. I've downloaded the
>> apache-forrest-0.9-sources.tar.gz  and
>> apache-forrest-0.9-dependencies.tar.gz. as it is said in the link
>>
>> http://forrest.apache.org/mirrors.cgi
>>
>> But when I unpack those archives both of them have the same name
>> (apache-forrest-0.9). So I can't leave both of them on the same
>> folder. I've tried to put the dependencies package inside (and at the
>> top level) of the sources package but then forrest refuses to run.
>> I've tried the opposite with the same result. I'm sure I'm failing in
>> an obvious way but i don't see my mistakes. Sorry if this is a stupid
>> question but, could somebody tell me how install forrest 0-9 properly?
>
> Not a silly question. We tried to clarify the notes on
> that page already. It seems that it needs another tweak.
>
> Do this:
> cd to your-installation-directory.
> Unpack the "sources" there.
> Stay in that directory.
> Unpack the "dependencies" there too.
> This will append the extra bits into the
> appropriate locations.
>

Thanks David, with your help I've been able to install forrest-0.9.

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