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From Dirk-Willem van Gulik <di...@webweaving.org>
Subject Re: Minor suggestions for installation documentation for Cocoon (fwd)
Date Wed, 24 May 2000 11:31:40 GMT

I am sending it there now :-) 
	
Dw

On Wed, 24 May 2000, David Halsted wrote:

> Yes, it was meant to -- I wrote to apache@apache.org and it was suggested
> that I look for the contact person for the XML project.  Yours was the
> address given.  Would it have been more appropriate to send it to
> xml-general?
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Dirk-Willem van Gulik <dirkx@webweaving.org>
> To: <xml-general@xml.apache.org>
> Cc: <halstedd@tcimet.net>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 24, 2000 5:11 AM
> Subject: Minor suggestions for installation documentation for Cocoon (fwd)
> 
> 
> >
> > FYI. this ended in my personal box.
> >
> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> > Date: Tue, 23 May 2000 22:53:37 -0400
> > From: David Halsted <halstedd@tcimet.net>
> > To: dirkx@WebWeaving.Org
> > Subject: Minor suggestions for installation documentation for Cocoon
> >
> > I used JServ, so had very complete directions in the install page; it took
> me about 2 hours, start to finish, on a bare Linux box (started without
> Apache, even), to get Cocoon running -- I was very impressed.  This is
> wonderful work.
> >
> > Some very, very small things:
> >
> > with JServ, in the servlet zone, you must pass in directions for finding
> the cocoon.properties file.  In the install doc, it says the
> cocooon.properties file is in [cocoon]/bin, but it's really in [cocoon]/conf
> (at least, mine installed itself there).
> >
> > there seems to be some confusion about the repository (even a slightly
> nasty exchange about in cocoon-users for March).  If you don't have it, of
> course, things blow up, and I think the language in cocoon.properties is
> confusing -- it says the repository must be readable, when in fact it needs
> to be writable by the user JServ runs as.  It might be nice to put some
> information about that in the main documentation, including the suggestions
> for security.
> >
> > I am going to try to get Cocoon running on an NT box with Apache and JRun
> tomorrow.  If I succeed, would you like me to write up JRun installation
> instructions?  I notice you don't have them, and it says you are interested
> in finding volunteers for describing configurations you haven't got yet.
> Just a thought.
> >
> >
> > Best,
> >
> > Dave Halsted
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> 
> 


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