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                          Apache Shindig Java

  What is it?

  Shindig is a JavaScript container and implementations of the backend APIs
  and proxy required for hosting OpenSocial applications.

  This is the Java implementation of Shindig. If you are looking to the PHP 
  implementation, please visit our website.


  The most up-to-date documentation can be found at
  and at for specific 
  Java documentation.

  Release Notes

  The full list of changes can be found at

  System Requirements

    1.5 or above.
  Servlet container:
    Apache Tomcat or other compatible Java Servlet containers.
    128MB minimum requirement.
    32MB minimum requirement. 
  Operating System:
    No minimum requirement. On Windows, Windows NT and above or Cygwin is 
    required for the startup scripts. Tested on Windows XP, Fedora Core 
    and Mac OS X.

  Installing Shindig Java

  Unzip the distribution archive, i.e. shindig-${project.version} to 
  the directory you wish to install Shindig. 

  The following explains how to deploy the Shindig war file to Apache 
  Tomcat. If you are using an other container, please read its documentation
  on how to proceed. You could download the war from:${project.version}/shindig-server-${project.version}.war  

  The easiest way to deploy Shindig on Apache Tomcat is to rename the 
  shindig-server-${project.version}.war file to ROOT.war and drop it in the 
  Tomcat webapps.
  Be sure to delete $TOMCAT_HOME/webapps/ROOT dir before starting Tomcat.


  Please see the file called LICENSE.

  Shindig URLS

  Home Page:
  Mailing Lists:
  Source Code:
  Issue Tracking:

This distribution includes cryptographic software.  The country in
which you currently reside may have restrictions on the import,
possession, use, and/or re-export to another country, of
encryption software.  BEFORE using any encryption software, please
check your country's laws, regulations and policies concerning the
import, possession, or use, and re-export of encryption software, to
see if this is permitted.  See <> for more

The U.S. Government Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and
Security (BIS), has classified this software as Export Commodity
Control Number (ECCN) 5D002.C.1, which includes information security
software using or performing cryptographic functions with asymmetric
algorithms.  The form and manner of this Apache Software Foundation
distribution makes it eligible for export under the License Exception
ENC Technology Software Unrestricted (TSU) exception (see the BIS
Export Administration Regulations, Section 740.13) for both object
code and source code.

The following provides more details on the included cryptographic

    Apache Shindig interfaces with the Java JCE APIs to provide
    encryption of messages using the AES standard.

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