Conor MacNeill | 10 Apr 12:08 2003

[ANN] Ant 1.5.3 Released

The Apache Ant team is pleased to announce the release of Ant 1.5.3

You can download from here:

This release addresses a few issues in the Ant 1.5.2 <zip> and <jar> tasks. 

This is the last release of Ant that will supprt JDK 1.1. 

The release should be available on most mirrors by now.



Conor MacNeill
Carsten Ziegeler | 29 Apr 11:51 2003

[Ann] Apache Cocoon 2.1 Milestone 1 Release

The Apache Cocoon team is proud to announce the new release
of Apache Cocoon.

Check out the Cocoon website for more

Apache Cocoon is an XML framework that raises the usage of
XML and XSLT technologies for server applications to a new level.
Designed for performance and scalability around pipelined SAX
processing, Cocoon offers a flexible environment based on the
separation of concerns between content, logic and style.
A centralized configuration system and sophisticated caching
top this all off and help you to create, deploy and maintain
rock-solid XML server applications.

Today, most web engineers consider XML as the key for an improved
web model and web site managers see XML as a way to reduce costs
and ease production. In an era where services rather than software
will be key for economic success, a better and less expensive model
for web publishing will be a winner, especially one based on open

The Apache Cocoon Team

Carsten Ziegeler 
Open Source Group, S&N AG