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svn commit: r1328191 - in /forrest/site: dtdx/document-v13.pdf dtdx/document-v20.pdf mirrors.html
Author: crossley
Date: Fri Apr 20 04:25:34 2012
New Revision: 1328191

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Modified: forrest/site/dtdx/document-v13.pdf
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Modified: forrest/site/dtdx/document-v20.pdf
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Modified: forrest/site/mirrors.html
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+++ forrest/site/mirrors.html Fri Apr 20 04:25:34 2012
@@ -225,8 +225,8 @@ document.write("Last Published: " + docu
<div class="section">
<p class="note">Please realise that Forrest is still pre-1.0 release version. It is certainly usable for those who are prepared to move with it. See more notes about <a href="index.html#status">status</a>.</p>
<p>Use the links below to download a distribution of Apache Forrest from one of our mirrors. It is good practice to <a href="[location]#verify">verify the integrity</a> of the distribution files. Apache Forrest releases are available under the <a href="">Apache License, Version 2.0</a> - see the README.txt and LICENSE.txt and NOTICE.txt files contained in each release artifact.</p>
-<p>Apache Forrest is distributed as a <span class="codefrag">zip</span> archive (for Windows) and as a <span class="codefrag">tar.gz</span> archive (for UNIX). The contents are the same, the only difference is the line-endings of all text files.</p>
-<p>The distribution contains all of the source code, documentation, and resources, together with the pre-built ready-to-run forrest binary. It also includes pre-packaged copies of relevant portions of Apache Cocoon and Apache Ant, and supporting products.</p>
+<p>The "sources" package contains all of the source code, documentation, and resources, together with the pre-built ready-to-run forrest binary. The "dependencies" package includes pre-packaged copies of relevant portions of Apache Cocoon and Apache Ant, and other supporting products.</p>
+<p>First unpack the "sources" to your chosen installation location, then unpack the "dependencies" over the top of that, which will install each to the appropriate location.</p>
<p>After unpacking the distribution, follow the README.txt to see the Requirements (just Java 1.5+), Installation Instructions and Documentation, Licensing and legal issues and credits.</p>
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@@ -245,8 +245,12 @@ document.write("Last Published: " + docu
<p>The current release is Apache Forrest 0.9 (see the <a href="[preferred]/forrest/RELEASE-NOTES-0.9.txt">release notes</a> and the full list of <a href="docs_0_90/changes.html#version_0.9">changes</a>).</p>
-<li>For UNIX operating systems: <a href="[preferred]/forrest/apache-forrest-0.9.tar.gz">apache-forrest-0.9.tar.gz</a> (<a href="">PGP</a> | <a href="">MD5</a> | <a href="">SHA1</a>)</li>
-<li>For Windows operating systems: <a href="[preferred]/forrest/"></a> (<a href="">PGP</a> | <a href="">MD5</a> | <a href="">SHA1</a>)</li>
+<a href="[preferred]/forrest/apache-forrest-0.9-sources.tar.gz">apache-forrest-0.9-sources.tar.gz</a> (<a href="">PGP</a> | <a href="">MD5</a> | <a href="">SHA1</a>)</li>
+<a href="[preferred]/forrest/apache-forrest-0.9-dependencies.tar.gz">apache-forrest-0.9-dependencies.tar.gz</a> (<a href="">PGP</a> | <a href="">MD5</a> | <a href="">SHA1</a>)</li>
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@@ -262,24 +266,24 @@ document.write("Last Published: " + docu
<h3 class="underlined_5">PGP Signature</h3>
<p>The <a href="">PGP</a> signatures can be verified using tools such as <a href="">GPG</a>. First download the Apache Forrest <a href="">KEYS</a> as well as the <span class="codefrag">*.asc</span> signature file for the particular distribution. It is important that you get these files from the ultimate trusted source - the main ASF distribution site, rather than from a mirror. Then verify the signatures using ...</p>
<pre>% pgpk -a KEYS
-% pgpv apache-forrest-X.Y.tar.gz.asc
+% pgpv apache-forrest-X.Y-sources.tar.gz.asc


% pgp -ka KEYS
-% pgp apache-forrest-X.Y.tar.gz.asc
+% pgp apache-forrest-X.Y-sources.tar.gz.asc


% gpg --import KEYS
-% gpg --verify apache-forrest-X.Y.tar.gz.asc
+% gpg --verify apache-forrest-X.Y-sources.tar.gz.asc
<p>The files <span class="codefrag">apache-forrest-0.9.*</span> are signed by David Crossley <span class="codefrag">3248A46E</span> (and <span class="codefrag">23CB7A2A</span>)</p>
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<h3 class="underlined_5">MD5 Checksum</h3>
<p>To verify the MD5 checksum on the files, you need to use a program called <span class="codefrag">md5</span> or <span class="codefrag">md5sum</span>, which is included in many unix distributions. It is also available as part of <a href="">GNU Textutils</a>. Windows users can get binary md5 programs from <a href="">here</a>, <a href="">here</a>, or <a href="">here</a> or an openssl client from <a href="">here</a>.</p>
-<pre>% md5sum apache-forrest-X.Y.tar.gz
-... output should match the string in apache-forrest-X.Y.tar.gz.md5
+<pre>% md5sum apache-forrest-X.Y-sources.tar.gz
+... output should match the string in apache-forrest-X.Y-sources.tar.gz.md5
<p>We strongly recommend you verify your downloads with both PGP and MD5.</p>