Attrezzo Release 20020302
02 March 2002
Release 20020302 is a bug fix release for Attrezzo per Xindice the repairs a packaging error in that the dependency
to xerces-1.4.3.jar was not fullfilled in the release. This fixes bug 524368 reported by Peter Wilkinson; thanks
As per the earlier release 20020228,
it is available under the Apache Software License. It provides all the essential functionality needed by users and
administrators to work on an Xindice database. This functionality includes the definition of the location of an existing
Xindice server on which to work and the manipulation of Xindice resources, namely addition, modification and removal of
Xindice collection and documents. The relocation of an Xindice document can be achieved by using the "Save As"
and "Delete" functions on the document itself. A basic XML editor, which is an extension to the
editor provided by the SolarEclipse plugin, enables the user to create
(and modify) document content. Facilities for importing and exporting Xindice resources from and to
the file system are not yet available in this release, but will be in the forthcoming one.
Furthermore, the next release will also see the introduction of progress monitors that indicate activity in progress during
Unfortunately some special handling is necessary in this release if you want to get the log4j logging via
nox.logger to produce output. A customized
log4j.properties file is packaged with the release, you will find it
eclipse/plugins/org.etish.xindice.attrezzo_1.0.0/log4j.properties. Replace the file Nox file
eclipse/plugins/nox.logger/log4j.properties with our version. Logging output for Attrezzo will now go to the file
eclipse/Attrezzo.log. The nox.logger team is addressing this problem and in the near future it will be possible for
plugins like Attrezzo to use extension points to register new appenders. For now please bear with the
inconvenience of the special handling during installation.
We have not yet set up a CVS repository on SourceForge.net, but we will as soon as there are committers on the
project besides ourselves. For now you will find full source to the plugin in the release download; the file name
For documentation on the tool, take a look at the Attrezzo
Walk Through. To download this release, click here.
Information on all of the components that are needed for Attrezzo to work can be found in the