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From Jason Dillon <>
Subject Re: [Discussion] Geronimo web site update
Date Tue, 20 Feb 2007 03:12:41 GMT
Um, anyone know if Pier is still maintaining AutoExport?  If not...  
we may want to simply fork this puppy and make the changes we want to  
the plugin for using on the ASF confluence.

Has anyone talked to Pier recently about getting changes/fixes into  
the plugin?


On Feb 19, 2007, at 4:35 PM, Hernan Cunico wrote:

> you mean the shaded frame box? I think the difficult part will be  
> the resizing in the css. Creating the graphics should be pretty  
> simple.
> Cheers!
> Hernan
> Jason Dillon wrote:
>> Can you find out where the ActiveMQ folks got that sexy box image  
>> from?  I'd *love* to have a nice box like that (g-styled of  
>> course) for our page too :-)
>> --jason
>> On Feb 19, 2007, at 4:05 PM, Hernan Cunico wrote:
>>> Hey Jason,
>>> I'm trying to catch up with the News/blog-posts on GMOxSITE as  
>>> part of the web site update. I created a few tests (added News)  
>>> but these posts take forever to show up. Any suggestions?
>>> Anyway, do you have any idea how could we port the *News* we have  
>>> on the live site?
>>> Cheers!
>>> Hernan
>>> Jason Dillon wrote:
>>>> On Feb 15, 2007, at 9:17 AM, Hernan Cunico wrote:
>>>>> Folks,
>>>>> after lots of separated discussions on different threads it is  
>>>>> clear the spirit for moving the authoring of our web site over  
>>>>> Confluence. Let's bring to this thread all the ideas and  
>>>>> discussion.
>>>>> Proposal:
>>>>> The idea is to use Confluence as the authoring tool for  
>>>>> Geronimo's web site. To achieve this we will use the autoexport  
>>>>> plugin already installed and in use on the
>>>>> With the autoexport plugin we can customize the generated HTML  
>>>>> look and feel by using templates. The current POC can be viewed  
>>>>> at (thx Jason D.)
>>>>> Some suggestions (mine ;-)  )
>>>>> - Avoid JIRA references/direct imports, if JIRA is down or  
>>>>> running slow it will affect the main web site.
>>>> Eh... maybe... though JIRA should not be down or slow.  These  
>>>> are also static pages, which only pull images off of the JIRA  
>>>> webapp, but we could remove the icon from the rendering.  I  
>>>> personally think its useful to show some JIRA activity on some  
>>>> page on the website.  Shows that we are still moving even if the  
>>>> website content isn't.
>>>>> - Remove edit/print/export links from the generated site. Only  
>>>>> Geronimo committers will have edit access
>>>> Fine w/me.
>>>>> - Update the template L&F. Why not? It is a good opportunity to 

>>>>> do it !!!
>>>> Ya, probably some changes to be made... I like the Cayenne site  
>>>> a lot... clean, simple... nice popup menus.
>>>>> - Need to define how to integrate the other subprojects web  
>>>>> sites (consider confluence spaces too).
>>>> Aye, we need a basic theme that works for the main site,  
>>>> documentation sites and sub-project sites.
>>>>> - pls chime in!!!
>>>>> I volunteer to start updating the content (matching with what  
>>>>> we already have on the live site), unless somebody else wants  
>>>>> to go it!
>>>>> I will also look at some alternative templates.
>>>> I really would like to see this happen... so I can lend a hand.
>>>> --jason

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