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  • AboutApacheExcalibur - simple description of Excalibur
  • FiveMinuteTutorial - Download Fortress, create a simple main and two components
  • ExcaliburInUse - How different people are using Excalibur

  • FrequentlyAskedQuestions - Please add your own questions or answer someone elses!

  • ExcaliburOverview - A breakdown of the Excalibur Project
  • ExcaliburHistory - Where did Excalibur come from?
  • RelatedProjects - Looking for components? Other containers? Here you go.
  • WhichContainer - Not sure which container is for you? This page will help you out.
  • BuildProcess - How to build the latest version of Excalibur
  • NightlyBuild - Continuous integration builds from GUMP are available

Mailing Lists/Forums


  • WebsiteManagement
  • PoliciesAndProcedures
  • ReleaseManagement

About this wiki

  • SpecialWikiPages - This wiki autogenerates some useful reports, like a list of RecentChanges and a TitleIndex.
  • Additional documentation is available on the original Avalon wiki

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