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== Welcome to Radiant
Radiant is a no-fluff, open source content management system designed for
small teams. It is similar to Textpattern or MovableType, but is a general
purpose content management system (not just a blogging engine).
Radiant features:
* An elegant user interface
* The ability to arrange pages in a hierarchy
* Flexible templating with layouts, snippets, page parts, and a custom tagging
language (Radius:
* A simple user management/permissions system
* Support for Markdown and Textile as well as traditional HTML (it's easy to
create other filters)
* An advanced plugin system
* Operates in two modes: dev and production depending on the URL
* A caching system which expires pages every 5 minutes
* Built using Ruby on Rails
* And much more...
== License
Radiant is released under the MIT license and is copyright (c) 2006-2008
John W. Long and Sean Cribbs. A copy of the MIT license can be found in the
== Installation and Setup
Radiant is a traditional Ruby on Rails application, meaning that you can
configure and run it the way you would a normal Rails application.
See the INSTALL file for more details.
== Support
The best place to get support is on the mailing list:
There is also a Trac powered dev site available here:
Please Note: Before filing a ticket on the dev site discuss your question or
problem on the mailing list. This makes it much easier to manage legitimate
The Radiant Dev Team
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