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From Thorsten Scherler <>
Subject Re: two general questions
Date Wed, 03 Nov 2004 15:19:18 GMT
El mié, 03-11-2004 a las 16:04, escribió:
> I'm a publications director looking for content management strategies
> and have been having a lot of fun exploring Forrest -- personally I
> think it's a great advance. Thanks and congratulations to everyone
> who's helped (and is continuing to help) make it happen!

Cheers. :)

> Two general questions:
> 1. Is there a way to use Forrest to publish a set of files that live
> in a separate place outside of Forrest? The file
> lets me change the directory names and structure, but only within the
> current 'forrest.home' context.  The cocoon.xconf settings let me
> override that and point to any location, but then I'm probably
> breaking lots of Forrest functions like search and site links.  Is
> there a safe, sanctioned way to keep my content repository in a whole
> separate place, even on a separate server, from the rest of a projects
> files?  I'm figuring others may have run into this question, since
> this is a central principle behind Cocoon.

Search this list and the dev for "IMSManifest".

> 2. Where's the best place to direct questions about specific skins?
> I've been having a problem with the Tigris skin and have sent two
> notes about it over the last month or two which no one seems to have
> picked up on.  If it appears to be a bug, for example, should I be
> sending to a separate list?

This is the right list for asking thus question. BTW Tigris will not be
supported in future releases of forrest.


"Together we stand, divided we fall!" 
Hey you (Pink Floyd)

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