Caudium 1.4 +++++++++++ About ---- Caudium is a modern, fast and extensible WWW server derived from Roxen. Caudium is by default compatible with Roxen 1.3 although some incompatible options, mostly introduced to improve the performance, security etc. of the server, can be turned on. Caudium features built-in log parsing engine (UltraLog), XSLT parser, native PHP4 support, multiple execution threads and many more features - see http://caudium.net/ and http://caudium.org/ for more information. Copyright --------- Caudium is Copyright © The Caudium Group, 2000- Based on Roxen 1.3, Copyright © Roxen Internet Software AB, 1994 - 2000 Pike is Copyright © to Fredrik Hübinette, 1994 - 2000 This software is distributed under GPL, see the file LICENSE for more details. Some components may be distributed under additional or alternate licensing terms. Please see the license statement contained within each file for additional details. Upgrading --------- If you are upgrading from a previous release of Caudium, you are strongly encouraged to follow the following instructions in order to ensure the upgrade process is completed smoothly. 1. Read the release notes contained in the CHANGES file, noting any changes that may impact your installation, such as incompatible differences between versions. This file may also contain directions for dealing with any upgrade issues that may not be handled automatically. 2. Make a backup of your configuration and server directories. The installation process will make a backup of the server directory, but it will only keep the most recent backup copy. 3. Delete the contents of your caudium_cache directory. Installing ---------- Read INSTALLING for installation instructions. The directories --------------- tools/ Misc tools. o addfp98.pike -- maintainance tool for Frontpage. o backlog-bumper -- for Solaris 2.4 and up. o xdumpfont -- dumps an X font to a Caudium font. o make_changelog -- makes a ChangeLog from CVS-entries. o init.d_roxen -- /etc/init.d script starting point. Stop does not work correctly. o compress.pike -- Gz compresses files. o uncompress.pike -- Gz decompresses files. src/ Various programs and modules used by Caudium that requires compilation (ie programs written in C). server/ The pike objects, all modules and other misc source that is the core of the Caudium software. Important subdirs: o base_server -- Core server sources o languages -- Language modules o protocols -- Protocol modules o modules -- Caudium core modules, in subdirs o etc -- Misc. files o config_actions -- Plugins for the configuration interface o server_templates -- Server template files for the 'add a new virtual server' action in the configuration interface.