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Subject svn commit: r154593 - forrest/trunk/etc/RELEASE-NOTES-0.7.txt
Date Mon, 21 Feb 2005 01:01:02 GMT
Author: crossley
Date: Sun Feb 20 17:01:02 2005
New Revision: 154593

Start the notes for the next release.

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+Apache Forrest 0.7 Release Notes ...
+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.
+For more details, please see the website at
+New features in this version include:
+Full list of changes:
+Upgrade guide:
+- A Java Runtime Environment (1.4 or higher) installed.
+  This can be obtained from
+  or other places.
+- To build from source requires a Java Development Kit (1.4 or higher)
+Apache Ant is not required: Forrest uses its own version of Ant in tools/ant/
+Apache Cocoon is not required: Forrest uses its own version.
+Installing Apache Forrest
+The distribution contains all Forrest resources (skins, XSLTs, images,
+schemas), source code and Forrest's own website documentation.
+- Copy somewhere permanent, like /usr/local/forrest or c:\forrest
+  Support for installation on Windows systems into directories containing
+  spaces is very new, please report back on your success or failure.
+- Set FORREST_HOME environment variable to point to that top-level directory.
+- Add to the system PATH environment variable, i.e.
+  $FORREST_HOME/bin (Unix) or %FORREST_HOME%\bin (Windows)
+Getting Started
+See the file index.html for the quick start tips.
+Issue tracking
+If you notice what appears to be a bug, please report it via the
+Forrest issue tracker:
+Known issues are summarized at:
+(a nice example of RSS syndication).
+Feedback, feature suggestions, bugs and any other issues can be discussed on

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