[sword-devel] Dynamic Download first hack at .jsp

Derek Neighbors sword-devel@crosswire.org
Thu, 4 Nov 1999 08:35:10 -0700


I would suggest using PHP http://www.php.net instead of Java Server Pages.
They are much faster and MUCH MUCH easier to develop web related things
with.  Just a suggestion.  The syntax is pretty much identical to C++ so
there should be virtually zero learning curve.

Just a suggestion.

Derek Neighbors
DFC, Inc.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org
> [mailto:owner-sword-devel@crosswire.org]On Behalf Of Troy A. Griffitts
> Sent: Thursday, November 04, 1999 4:40 AM
> To: sword-devel@crosswire.org
> Subject: [sword-devel] Dynamic Download first hack at .jsp
> Ok, everyone, if you have time, check this out:
> 	http://www.crosswire.org/sword/download2/
> This is a first hack at a jsp for dynamically building a page that will
> allow our end users to download modules right from the /pub/sword/raw
> repository.  It doesn't work yet, but it does read the repository and
> display info about all the modules that it finds.
> Source code is included as a link at the end of the page.
> Choose 'Common'
> Then either:
>       Texts / Translations
>       Commentaries
>       Lexicons / Bible
>       Dictionaries
> Comments, suggestions, help are appreciated.
> 	g'nite,
> 		-Troy.