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Re: Installation questions

From: Olivier Aubert <Olivier.Aubert@enst-bretagne.fr>
Date: Wed, 2 Dec 1998 07:43:36 -0500 (EST)
To: www-jigsaw@w3.org
Message-ID: <u7hfvepvdn.fsf@rodomouls.enst-bretagne.fr>
Benoit Mahe <Benoit.Mahe@sophia.inria.fr> writes:

> Well, Jigadmin is the only way to configure Jigsaw [...]
Yes, and it can be sometimes painful, especially for people (like me)
who are rather CLI-oriented than mouse-oriented, or if you have got
many actions to do (and automate).

> In the future, the protocol used by Jigadmin to configure Jigsaw will
> speaks in XML.  So it should be easier to write some configuration
> scripts.

Good news from the evolution of the protocol. Do you have any (even
innacurate) roadmap for this ? I plan to have a student project
between january and march 1999 on a similar subject : integrate a
script language into Jigsaw, or rather JigAdmin, to allow
customization via a text-mode interface. I had a look at JEL
(http://galaxy.fzu.cz/JEL/), which could be promising for this. It
should be only a matter of integrating it to the org.w3c.jigsaw.admin
classes, and providing some useful functions. Will the interfaces for
org.w3c.jigsaw.admin undergo radical changes in the future ?

Olivier (PhD student starting to work on a jigsaw-based proxy server)
Received on Wednesday, 2 December 1998 07:50:45 UTC

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