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From jahew...@apache.org
Subject svn commit: r1649690 - /pdfbox/cmssite/trunk/content/download.mdtext
Date Mon, 05 Jan 2015 23:31:43 GMT
Author: jahewson
Date: Mon Jan  5 23:31:42 2015
New Revision: 1649690

URL: http://svn.apache.org/r1649690
Log:
Tidy up download information

Modified:
    pdfbox/cmssite/trunk/content/download.mdtext

Modified: pdfbox/cmssite/trunk/content/download.mdtext
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/pdfbox/cmssite/trunk/content/download.mdtext?rev=1649690&r1=1649689&r2=1649690&view=diff
==============================================================================
--- pdfbox/cmssite/trunk/content/download.mdtext (original)
+++ pdfbox/cmssite/trunk/content/download.mdtext Mon Jan  5 23:31:42 2015
@@ -4,32 +4,33 @@ Title: Downloads
 
 There are several ways you can obtain the PDFBox binaries or sources:
 
-  - [PDFBox 1.8.8](#recent)
-  - [Get the latest source from version control](#scm)
-  - [Download a Snapshot version](#snapshots)
-  - [Download old releases](#oldreleases)
-  - [Export control information](#exportcontrol)
+  - [PDFBox 1.8.8 release](#recent)
+  - [Previous released](#oldreleases)
+  - [Latest source from version control](#scm)
+  - [Latest development snapshot build](#snapshots)
 
 See also the [export control](#exportcontrol) information related to the encryption features
included in Apache PDFBox.
 
-## Mirror ## {#mirror}
+## Mirrors ## {#mirror}
 
-[if-any logo] []([link]) [end] The currently selected mirror is
+[if-any logo] []([link]) [end] Your current mirror is
 **[preferred]**. If you encounter a problem with this mirror, please select
-another mirror. If all mirrors are failing, there are *backup* mirrors (at
-the end of the mirrors list) that should be available.
-<form action="[location]" method="get" id="SelectMirror">Other
-mirrors:<select name="Preferred">[if-any http] [for http]<option
-value="[http]">[http]</option>[end] [end] [if-any ftp] [for ftp]<option
-value="[ftp]">[ftp]</option>[end] [end] [if-any backup] [for backup]<option
-value="[backup]">[backup] (backup)</option>[end] [end]</select><input
-type="submit" value="Change"></input></form>
-You may also consult the [complete list of
-mirrors](http://www.apache.org/mirrors/).
+another. If all mirrors are failing, try the *backup* mirrors at
+the end of the mirrors list, which should be available.
+<form action="[location]" method="get" id="SelectMirror">Mirrors:
+  <select name="Preferred">[if-any http] [for http]
+  <option value="[http]">[http]</option>[end] [end] [if-any ftp] [for ftp]
+  <option value="[ftp]">[ftp]</option>[end] [end] [if-any backup] [for backup]
+  <option value="[backup]">[backup] (backup)</option>[end] [end]</select>
+  <input type="submit" value="Change"></input>
+</form>
+[View the complete list](http://www.apache.org/mirrors/).
 
 ## PDFBox 1.8.8 ## {#recent}
 
 Apache PDFBox is an open source Java library for working with PDF documents.
+This is an incremental feature release based on the earlier 1.8.x releases.
+See the [release notes]([preferred]/pdfbox/1.8.8/RELEASE-NOTES.txt) for more details.
 
   - [pdfbox-1.8.8-src.zip]([preferred]/pdfbox/1.8.8/pdfbox-1.8.8-src.zip) 10.3MB, source
archive
     [[PGP](http://www.apache.org/dist/pdfbox/1.8.8/pdfbox-1.8.8-src.zip.asc)]
@@ -64,11 +65,7 @@ Apache PDFBox is an open source Java lib
     [[MD5](http://www.apache.org/dist/pdfbox/1.8.8/xmpbox-1.8.8.jar.md5)]
     [[SHA1](http://www.apache.org/dist/pdfbox/1.8.8/xmpbox-1.8.8.jar.sha)]
 
-This is an incremental feature release based on the earlier 1.8.x releases.
-
-See the [release notes]([preferred]/pdfbox/1.8.8/RELEASE-NOTES.txt) for more details.
-
-## Verify the integrity of the files
+### Verify
 
 It is essential that you verify the integrity of the downloaded files using the PGP signatures
or 
 MD5 and SHA1 checksums. Please read [Verifying Apache HTTP Server Releases](http://httpd.apache.org/dev/verification.html)
@@ -95,42 +92,27 @@ or
     % gpg --import KEYS
     % gpg --verify pdfbox-X.Y.Z-src.zip.asc
       
+## Previous releases ## {#oldreleases}
+
+Past Apache releases (starting with version 0.8.0-incubating) are available in the [release
archive](http://archive.apache.org/dist/pdfbox/).
 
-Alternatively, you can verify the MD5 or SHA1 checksums on the files. For checking the MD5
checksums, 
-use the program called md5 or md5sum included in many Unix distributions. 
-The similar program for SHA1 is called sha1sum. It is also available as part of the 
-[GNU core utilities](http://www.gnu.org/software/coreutils/). Windows users can get binary
md5 programs
-from [here](http://www.fourmilab.ch/md5/), [here](http://www.pc-tools.net/win32/md5sums/),
or [here](http://www.slavasoft.com/fsum/).
+Previous releases (up to version 0.7.3) published from SourceForge are still available on
[SourceForge Files](http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=78314).
 
-## Get the latest source from version control ## {#scm}
+## Latest source from version control ## {#scm}
 
 To fetch the latest source code from the trunk in the Subversion repository, just run the
following command:
 
     svn checkout http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/pdfbox/trunk/
 
-You can also browse the Subversion repository using ViewVC at <http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/pdfbox/>.
-
-A read-only Git mirror of PDFBox is available at <http://git.apache.org/>.
-
-## Download Snapshot Versions ## {#snapshots}
-
-<p class="alert alert-warning">Snapshot versions are under development and considered
unstable. In addition for major releases the API might change between snapshots.</p>
-
-Snapshot versions of Apache PDFBox are regular builds of versions currently under development.
-
-If you'd like to test the latest builds these are available at
-
-[PDFBox Snapshot Versions](http://repository.apache.org/content/groups/snapshots/org/apache/pdfbox/pdfbox/)
-
-## Download old releases ## {#oldreleases}
+You can also browse the Subversion repository using [ViewVC](http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/pdfbox/);
 
-Past Apache releases (starting with version 0.8.0-incubating) are available in the release
archive at:
+We also have a read-only [Git mirror](http://git.apache.org/) which is further mirrored to
GitHub as [apache/pdfbox](https://github.com/apache/pdfbox).
 
-<http://archive.apache.org/dist/pdfbox/>
+## Latest development snapshot ## {#snapshots}
 
-The old releases (up to version 0.7.3) published from SourceForge are still available. They
can be downloaded from this location:
+Development snapshots are built automatically from the latest SVN trunk. **Snapshots are
unreleased development previews and may change without notice.** Snapshots do not have their
own version numbers and there is no guarantee of API stability between snapshots.
 
-<http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=78314>
+[Download a snapshot build](http://repository.apache.org/content/groups/snapshots/org/apache/pdfbox/pdfbox/)
 
 ## Export control information ## {#exportcontrol}
 
@@ -145,4 +127,4 @@ Section 740.13) for both object code and
 
 The following provides more details on the included cryptographic software:
 
-    Apache PDFBox uses the Java Cryptography Architecture (JCA) and the Bouncy Castle libraries
for handling encryption in PDF documents. 
+> Apache PDFBox uses the Java Cryptography Architecture (JCA) and the Bouncy Castle libraries
for handling encryption in PDF documents. 



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