GNU Beacon

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GNU Beacon

https://www.gnu.org/software/beacon/
Simple date and category-driven Web publishing system

Beacon is a web-based publishing system that looks like a blog, but behaves like a wiki.

This package has been decommissioned. This page has been left for the sake of posterity.

NB. Not to be confused with beacon, an Emacs minor-mode that highlights the cursor whenever the window scrolls.

Documentation

Included



Download

http://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/beacon/beacon_0_2_1.tar.tgz

version 0.2.1 (historical)
released on 12 November 2005

Decommissioned

Yes


User level

Advanced


Categories

Related Projects





Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterGenium30 December 2016



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
See the CREDITS.txtS file in the distribution for a complete list Contributor
Tom Calthrop Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperBug Trackinghttps://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=beacon
Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:info@barnraiser.org
DeveloperDownloadhttp://download.savannah.gnu.org/releases/beacon/
DeveloperHomepagehttps://savannah.gnu.org/projects/beacon/
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewvc/beacon/


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitecron (for bulk newsletters)
Weak prerequisiteaspell (for spell checking)
Source requirementGDlib 2.0 or later
Required to usePHP 4.x

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 30 December 2016.



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