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Roller 0.9.8.2 released.

03.25.2004 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

Roller 0.9.8.2 includes a number bug fixes related to database consistency and a some additional database indexes for performance. See the change notes for the specifics. Download Roller 0.9.8.2 on SourceFourge.

Javalobby kicks Roller support into high gear.

10.21.2003 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

This is old news, but still deserves note. In early October, the Javalobby relaunched and rebranded the old FreeRoller service as JRoller. Javalobby has put in place scheduled backups, issue tracking, FTP access for file uploads and Rick Ross of the Javalobby has started his own blog which is going strong.

Roller 0.9.8.1 bug-fix release is available.

10.21.2003 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

Roller 0.9.8.1 fixes a number of small issues with Roller 0.9.8 release. Get it at SourceForge.

Roller 0.9.8 is available.

09.19.2003 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

Major performance boost! Get it at SourceForge.

Anthony and Min in the house!

08.15.2003 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

Anthony Eden and Mindaugas Idzelis have joined the Roller project. Anthony has been supporting Roller for quite some time via his free FreeRoller.NET blogging service which now hosts over 1200 weblogs and is hosted by the JavaLobby. Mindaugas contributed Roller's excellent new weblog search capability and is now working on refactoring, critiquing, and cleaning up the Roller architecture and code-base.

Roller is officially a WikiBlog!

06.04.2003 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

So says JanneJalkanen, author of JSPWiki. Check out the new RollerWikiPlugin, coming soon in Roller 0.9.8. The plugin allows you to integrate your Roller-based weblog with an external instance of JSPWiki In fact, this very blog entry is written using Wiki syntax.

Roller 0.9.7.2 ready to roll!

05.10.2003 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

This is a minor bug fix release, see JIRA for the fix list The release is available on SourceForge or you can get it via CVS from the ROLLER_0972 tag.

Roller 0.9.7.1.

04.26.2003 by Dave Johnson | 0 Comments

This release is a minor bug fix release, but it also adds support for the Mozilla Midas HTML editor. Download it on the Roller SourceForge download page
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