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Apache Roller 4.0 by Alfonso V. Romero

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Time for action - using Planet Roller

In this exercise, you'll learn to enable and use the Planet Roller aggregator to run your own community of weblogs:

  1. If you're using Linux, create a directory named roller_data inside your home directory, and then create a directory named planetcache inside roller_data (for example, I'm using /home/ibacsoft/roller_data/planetcache). You also need to give permission to the Tomcat user to write in this directory (use sudo chown R tomcat:tomcat /home/ibacsoft/roller_data). In Windows, you can use C:\roller_data\planetcache, and you don't need to assign special permissions to the directory.
  2. Open the roller-custom.properties file located inside Roller's WEB-INF/classes directory, and add the following lines at the ...

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