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From "Andrew C. Oliver" <acoli...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Getting Started (first draft comments)
Date Thu, 24 Jan 2002 20:09:53 GMT
I plan at some point to do a "Developer's guide" on Lucene.  Do you
think that might be more appropriate there?  Or perhaps just a fifth
section called "Building and all the dirty little details"?

Thanks for the feedback!

-Andy

On Thu, 2002-01-24 at 15:09, Ogren, Philip V. wrote:
> 
> First, I'd like to say thanks to those putting the 'getting started'
> documentation together.  Bravo!  
> 
> I know one of the first things I wanted to do the first time I checked out
> the Lucene java code was to re-build it all.  Being an ignoramus when it
> comes to ant and javacc I quickly gave up and moved on to learning how to
> implement/integrate the package.  
> 
> While it may not be appropriate to have as the first section of the getting
> started tutorial, I would very much like to have this information available.
> Maybe a disclaimer of some sort would be sufficient so that newbies can skip
> it without worry.  
> 
> $.02,
> 
> Philip
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Doug Cutting [mailto:DCutting@grandcentral.com]
> Sent: Thursday, January 24, 2002 11:02 AM
> To: 'Lucene Developers List'
> Subject: RE: first draft
> 
> 
> Wow, this looks great!
> 
> Some quick comments:
> 
> 1. I'm not sure we need to tell folks how to build Lucene here.  Shouldn't
> they download a compiled release and just use the jar file there?  The demo
> classes are also provided pre-compiled.  So ant and javacc should not be
> required for the demos.  Of course, once you start changing things you'll
> need ant, but you shouldn't need javacc nor should you need to recompile
> Lucene itself.  Now that JavaCC has been removed from Lucene's lib directory
> (for legal reasons) this is more important.
> 
> 
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