[lively-kernel] Local installation of Lively Core from Github: some notes, questions, and errors

Lawson English lenglish5 at cox.net
Sat Mar 10 03:29:02 CET 2012

I dont' know anything about Aida OR WebDAV but I found this link:




On 3/9/12 7:18 PM, Fabian Bornhofen wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 9, 2012 at 4:21 AM, Lawson English<lenglish5 at cox.net>  wrote:
>> Actually, I was thinking in more simplistic terms of simply a one-click
>> localhost install of the current version of LK. Versioning and so on wasn't
>> what I was concerned with. Having to set up apache, etc., in order to simply
>> play with LK seems to be a rather larger hurdle to expect people to overcome
>> just to play with a private sandbox.
> I completely agree.
> At this point, we would need a WebDAV HTTP server in Squeak in order
> to make Lively run from a one-click Squeak image. If you know such a
> server, please let us know.
> Technically, WebDAV is only a design decision. We might want to
> decouple our tools from DAV and think of a simpler protocol for Lively
> installations that do not need DAV SVN versioning.
> WebDAV is pretty awesome the moment it works, but getting there can be painful.
> Best,
> Fabian

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