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From "Roy Russo" <roy.ru...@jboss.com>
Subject RE: [announce] Jackrabbit based Open Source DMS: jLibrary
Date Wed, 11 Jan 2006 01:27:57 GMT

Is your JCR Browser available standalone (without your Jlibrary stuff)?

BTW, Hibernate != Jackrabbit.

Roy Russo
JBoss Portal Developer
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: Martin Perez [mailto:mpermar@gmail.com] 
>Sent: Tuesday, January 10, 2006 12:53 PM
>To: jackrabbit-dev@incubator.apache.org
>Subject: [announce] Jackrabbit based Open Source DMS: jLibrary
>First of all, my apologizes if someone considers that this is 
>not the best site to inform about this. But, I thought, that 
>being an open source document management system application, 
>and being based on jackrabbit maybe it could of interest for someone.
>I have released jLibrary 1.0beta4 
>(http://jlibrary.sourceforge.net , 
>http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/jlibrary ). Well, I'm not 
>going to talk here about the features, possibilities, use 
>cases, bla bla bla. If you want to see it, simply browse to 
>the web. I'm going to post simply comments about the project 
>that maybe some could find useful, and so this post won't be 
>only marketing spam :D
>* Apache jackrabbit has fulfilled all my expectactives and 
>even more. When first I choose it to replace my old backend, I 
>never had thought of such stability, performance, and 
>robustness. The change has been really a good surprise and a 
>great experience.
>* I have migrated jLibrary from a
>hibernate+ehcache+lucene+filters(poi,pdfbox,textmining) to a Jackrabbit
>based backend. It has been a really success. Hibernate was a 
>really nightmare in comparison to jackrabbit. All that nasty 
>session management, all the persistence work done by hand, .. 
>people, believe me, if you want a hibernate based backend that 
>suits good to a repository managed architecture, then, do the 
>change! The performance, is, for my tests, much better. I can 
>assure from this fact that jackrabbit is faster than 
>hibernate, it would be an idiot if I said that. But I can say 
>that for my case, it runs faster.
>* I had the honour to contribute some text filters to 
>jackrabbit. Those text filters were originaly on jLibrary and 
>now I have externalized them to Jackrabbit. I hope to do more 
>contributions as I have liberated many stress with this release :)
>* The WebDAV server works fine for me. jLibrary uses it, and I 
>have tried several webdav clients. Well, it isn't the better 
>WebDAV client on the world as it has been discussed on this 
>mailing list, but it do the simple work.
>* The most important problem I'm facing currently is that some 
>text filtering process are really slow. Specifically, PDFBox 
>library is really slow, and so when someone tried to index a 
>file, the index process takes some time. Marcel did a great 
>hack on this to avoid jackrabbit freezing on node indexing. I 
>think that the bug that makes jackrabbit to index four!
>times a document has not been solved yet, but I think that 
>with the recent system index externalization it will be solved soon.
>Well, I think that I have no more to say. Thanks to the 
>jackrabbit team for the help. I will continue to spamize this 
>mailing list as I want to release a final version concurrently 
>with Jackrabbit final version. I hope you like jLibrary as 
>much as I like Jackrabbit.

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