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From "dbrosius@mebigfatguy.com" <dbros...@mebigfatguy.com>
Subject Re: Pain Trying FirstHop application
Date Thu, 12 Nov 2009 03:40:15 GMT
What you're looking to do sounds like it's in jackrabbit's domain,
so welcome and good luck.

You should probably send questions to

not the dev list though.


Greg Akins wrote:
> Thanks for clearing that up.
> I'll try not to ask anymore stupid questions until I read more of the
> documentation.
> Just to state what I'm hoping for, before I get too far down the wrong
> path, I'm working on an application for storing and associating a lot
> of different data (movies linked to pictures, text linked to movies,
> powerpoint presentations linked to audio, etc..)
> It seems obvious to me, that using JCR for a content repository is the
> right way to go; but I'm not sure past that.  Am I in the right place?
> On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 5:09 PM, Dave Brosius <dbrosius@mebigfatguy.com> wrote:
>> FirstHop uses what's called a Transient Repository. This is a 10 cent word
>> that really means 'embedded'. So if you want to use jackrabbit such that the
>> actually cms is inside your program (jvm), then you use that. and so your
>> program and the 'cms' share the same xml files because they are one. You can
>> use other types of repositories that this is not the case.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: "Greg Akins" <angrygreg@gmail.com>
>> Sent: Wednesday, November 11, 2009 3:50pm
>> To: "Dave Brosius" <dbrosius@mebigfatguy.com>
>> Cc: dev@jackrabbit.apache.org
>> Subject: Re: Pain Trying FirstHop application
>> That worked. Thanks!
>> I am a little confused. I expected that the java app I'm writing
>> would be a client app that communicates with the same repository
>> created by the server.
>> So when I try the sample /populate app, then the respository and
>> respository.xml get created in ./jackrabbit
>> However, when I use my "FirstHops" app, the repository get's created
>> in ./FirstHops/repository
>> So.. I obviously need to get some more education on how Jackrabbit,
>> and JCR, is supposed to work. Any pointers to good documentation
>> would be much appreciated
>> On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 3:32 PM, Dave Brosius <dbrosius@mebigfatguy.com>
>> wrote:
>>> try deleting your repository directory and doing it again. My guess is
>>> that
>>> you created that file when your class path wasn't right.
>> --
>> Greg Akins
>> http://insomnia-consulting.org
>> http://www.pghcodingdojo.org
>> http://pittjug.dev.java.net

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