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From Christian Grobmeier <grobme...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Logging Site
Date Thu, 21 Jun 2012 05:45:45 GMT
On Thu, Jun 21, 2012 at 7:40 AM, Scott Deboy <scott.deboy@gmail.com> wrote:
> The benefit of webstart is updates are automatically downloaded and
> installed.  The link actually tries to check jars each time you start the
> app and will update automatically if there are new ones.

yes understood.

Does the user (i am a webstart noob) always need to click on our
webpage to start the app?
And, do we actually bypass the mirror system here or am I wrong with
my assumption? Not sure if that is really relevant because I don't
know about the user base

Cheers
Christian



> Scott
>
>
> On Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 10:36 PM, Christian Grobmeier <grobmeier@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> On Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 4:31 PM, Scott Deboy <scott.deboy@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > I think the gotcha there had something to do with making sure the jnlp
>> > file mapping was correctly supported. It has been about eight years, but
>> > that is my recollection.
>> >
>> > That and the stupid maven template support would not allow us to use an
>> > image as the link (a 'launch' webstart graphical button as the link)
>>
>>
>> Is there something speaking against downloading an exe/dmg/zip via the
>> usual download system?
>> Or is webstart the killer feature for chainsaw? :-)
>>
>> Cheers
>>
>>
>>
>> >
>> > Scott
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > On Jun 20, 2012, at 2:46 AM, Christian Grobmeier <grobmeier@gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> >
>> >> On Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 7:07 AM, Ralph Goers
>> >> <ralph.goers@dslextreme.com> wrote:
>> >>> I believe all the hard work on the logging site is completed however
>> >>> some of the sub projects are yet to be published.  I would like to
have
>> >>> infra convert loggingtest.apache.org to logging.apache.org but I don't
want
>> >>> to get 404s on those sub projects.
>> >>>
>> >>> I looked at chainsaw and the download page will certainly break if I
>> >>> were to just copy the content.  I'm not sure about the others.
>> >>>
>> >>> Any ideas?
>> >>
>> >> Just added log4cxx to loggingtest.a.o. Its using the download script
>> >> which generates a list of mirrors so no problem here. In addition I
>> >> completed the branding requirements for log4cxx so we can leave that
>> >> untouched for a while now.
>> >>
>> >> I am not sure on the chainsaw one. It seems to bypass the mirroring
>> >> system which is kind a bad. Instead we should change the site to use
>> >> the download script imho. Maybe Scott can comment here.
>> >>
>> >> That being said, the chainsaw site needs an appropriate footer.
>> >> Basically the maven.vm template could be used in chainsaw too. So we
>> >> have 2 tasks here, update to branding and use the mirror system.
>> >>
>> >> cheers
>> >> Christian
>> >>
>> >>>
>> >>> Ralph
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
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>> >> https://www.timeandbill.de
>>
>>
>>
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