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Sling is a framework to develop content centric web applications based on the idea of modularizing the rendering of HTTP resources.

Sling entered incubation on September 5th, 2007.


  • Proper wiki/web page created by Felix Meschberger based on the Apache Felix setup by Marcel Offermans and Ronald Spierenburg.
  • Juan's committer account has been setup
  • Apache Sling will be present at the ApacheCon US 07 with a Feather Talk.
  • Upcoming will be a discussion on when we should cut a first release.


  • Discusssion is taking place to simplify the current "Component API" and to remove interfaces which are more or less duplicate to the Servlet API used and extended by Sling.
  • A "sample" project has been added to show some features of Sling.

Issues before graduation

  • Make an incubating Sling release
  • Grow a more diverse community (so far only commits from Day employees)

Licensing and other issues

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