|author||Gunnar Wrobel <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2006-01-19 18:40:14 +0000|
|committer||Gunnar Wrobel <email@example.com>||2006-01-19 18:40:14 +0000|
|parent||Make repoman happy about whitespace. (diff)|
svn path=/docs/; revision=109
Diffstat (limited to 'herd')
1 files changed, 10 insertions, 14 deletions
diff --git a/herd/index.xml b/herd/index.xml
index 6c28f41..77d2cc4 100644
@@ -31,9 +31,8 @@
- Together with the apache and the php team we try to make
- Gentoo the best platform for installing and maintaining web
+ Together with the apache and the php team we ensure that Gentoo is
+ the best platform for installing and maintaining web applications.
<!-- developers: add yourself -->
@@ -49,10 +48,8 @@
- <!-- links to documentation
- <resource link="/doc/en/ENTER-LINK">ENTER-NAME</resource>
+ <!-- links to documentation -->
+ <resource link="/doc/en/webapps/webapp-eclass.xml">webapp.eclass Documentation</resource>
<!-- Status updates -->
@@ -151,8 +148,8 @@
Web applications in general tend to be a severe security
liability. They are designed to communicate with the outside
world and need to deal with a range of input from the
- internet. Since it is often hard for developers to forsee
- all types of malvolent input security flaws are being
+ Internet. Since it is often hard for developers to foresee
+ all types of malicious input security flaws are being
detected rather frequently in the apps we maintain.
@@ -162,13 +159,12 @@
portage overlay that contains ebuilds for applications that
we do not want to maintain in the main tree. There might be
a variety of reasons for that and they will differ from
- ebuild to ebuild. But in most cases security probably plays
- a role.
+ ebuild to ebuild. But in most cases security plays a role.
At the same time this overlay is the ideal playground for
- new developers that whish to join our team. Once we see that
+ new developers that wish to join our team. Once we see that
you are capable of writing ebuilds of reasonable quality we
can provide you with commit rights to the overlay, something
that we could not do this easily for the main portage
@@ -203,14 +199,14 @@
webapp-config to a version implemented in python. The main
benefit of this switch has been speed.
- We are currently still debating the future roadmap for
+ We are currently still debating the future road-map for
webapp-config but if you wish to get an overview of it's
current state of development, you can visit the trac
repository mentioned below.
If you have any complaints about the software, patches, or
suggestions for improvements you can submit a ticket at the
- but tracker we provide at the repository.
+ bug tracker we provide at the repository.