neocgit

a more 'modern' version of cgit
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commit e2416259efe8b9bdad9be9597b1a79443dafdb4e
parent b6da53dd75a662f9a72163bc0f7052b5aa0d8d19
Author: Lukas Fleischer <cgit@cryptocrack.de>
Date:   Wed,  8 Jan 2014 19:45:29 +0100

README: Spelling and formatting fixes

* Several small spelling and capitalization fixes.

* Use consistent and better-looking formatting that is compatible with
  AsciiDoc (and partly compatible with RST).

Signed-off-by: Lukas Fleischer <cgit@cryptocrack.de>

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1 file changed, 41 insertions(+), 41 deletions(-)

diff --git a/README b/README @@ -1,86 +1,86 @@ +cgit - CGI for Git +================== - cgit - cgi for git - - -This is an attempt to create a fast web interface for the git scm, using a -builtin cache to decrease server io-pressure. - +This is an attempt to create a fast web interface for the Git SCM, using a +built-in cache to decrease server I/O pressure. Installation +------------ -Building cgit involves building a proper version of git. How to do this +Building cgit involves building a proper version of Git. How to do this depends on how you obtained the cgit sources: a) If you're working in a cloned cgit repository, you first need to -initialize and update the git submodule: +initialize and update the Git submodule: - $ git submodule init # register the git submodule in .git/config - $ $EDITOR .git/config # if you want to specify a different url for git - $ git submodule update # clone/fetch and checkout correct git version + $ git submodule init # register the Git submodule in .git/config + $ $EDITOR .git/config # if you want to specify a different url for git + $ git submodule update # clone/fetch and checkout correct git version b) If you're building from a cgit tarball, you can download a proper git version like this: - $ make get-git - + $ make get-git When either a) or b) has been performed, you can build and install cgit like this: - $ make - $ sudo make install + $ make + $ sudo make install -This will install cgit.cgi and cgit.css into "/var/www/htdocs/cgit". You can -configure this location (and a few other things) by providing a "cgit.conf" +This will install `cgit.cgi` and `cgit.css` into `/var/www/htdocs/cgit`. You +can configure this location (and a few other things) by providing a `cgit.conf` file (see the Makefile for details). +Dependencies +------------ -Dependencies: - -git 1.7.4 - -zip lib - -crypto lib - -openssl lib - +* git 1.7.4 +* zip lib +* crypto lib +* openssl lib Apache configuration +-------------------- -A new Directory-section must probably be added for cgit, possibly something +A new `Directory` section must probably be added for cgit, possibly something like this: - <Directory "/var/www/htdocs/cgit/"> - AllowOverride None - Options +ExecCGI - Order allow,deny - Allow from all - </Directory> + <Directory "/var/www/htdocs/cgit/"> + AllowOverride None + Options +ExecCGI + Order allow,deny + Allow from all + </Directory> Runtime configuration +--------------------- -The file /etc/cgitrc is read by cgit before handling a request. In addition +The file `/etc/cgitrc` is read by cgit before handling a request. In addition to runtime parameters, this file may also contain a list of repositories -displayed by cgit (see cgitrc.5.txt for further details). - +displayed by cgit (see `cgitrc.5.txt` for further details). The cache +--------- -When cgit is invoked it looks for a cachefile matching the request and -returns it to the client. If no such cachefile exist (or if it has expired), -the content for the request is written into the proper cachefile before the +When cgit is invoked it looks for a cache file matching the request and +returns it to the client. If no such cache file exists (or if it has expired), +the content for the request is written into the proper cache file before the file is returned. -If the cachefile has expired but cgit is unable to obtain a lock for it, the -stale cachefile is returned to the client. This is done to favour page +If the cache file has expired but cgit is unable to obtain a lock for it, the +stale cache file is returned to the client. This is done to favour page throughput over page freshness. The generated content contains the complete response to the client, including -the http-headers "Modified" and "Expires". - +the HTTP headers `Modified` and `Expires`. Online presence +--------------- * The cgit homepage is hosted by cgit at <http://git.zx2c4.com/cgit/about/> -* Patches, bugreports, discussions and support should go to the cgit +* Patches, bug reports, discussions and support should go to the cgit mailing list: <cgit@lists.zx2c4.com>. To sign up, visit <http://lists.zx2c4.com/mailman/listinfo/cgit>