SPINE : The backbone for your website
SPINE is a webbased Content Management System, implemented in Perl and released under the GPL (GNU Public License). It requires a Unix flavoured webserver, a database (postgresql or mysql), a default Apache installation and mod_perl. It features mixed static/dynamic content, separated template and content administration, granular privileges, userfriendly URLs, plugins, ... Check the features page.
Public Git repository available
Saturday March 21 2009The current development tree is now available for online browsing at Github. If you're looking into contributing, grab a copy of the repository. Find the stable releases on the download page.
Australian Techworld reports on Spine
Wednesday March 4 2009The Australian Techworld (part of the IDG Communications family) features an interview with me on Spine, as part of their Open source identity series. A great read (even if I say so myself). The article can be found here.
SPINE has been under development for roughly 5 years. The mod_perl version was released 2 years ago. We're approaching a stable release but we also could use some help. Are you a good copywriter? Are you an aspiring perl developer? Do you have leet designer skills? Your help is appreciated!
Released v1.3 Beta (Bernd)
Wednesday August 22 2007Spine v1.3 beta (codename Bernd) is a beta for the upcoming version 1.3 release. Major changes include:
Released v1.3 beta Bugfix (Termite)
Wednesday August 22 2007Spine v1.3 beta Bugfix release (codename Termite) is now available for download. Upgrading is recommended! This packages fixes 2 of the vulnerabilities as reported by Secunia:
- Fixed in Admin : Referer check
- Fixed in Admin : Arbitrary password
Released v1.2 Stable (Blackadder)
Wednesday December 27 2006Spine v1.2 stable (codename Blackadder) is now available for download. Major changes include:
Released v1.2 Beta (Baldrick)
Tuesday May 16 2006Spine v1.2 beta (codename Baldrick) is a beta for the upcoming version 1.2 release. Major changes include:
Released v1.1 Stable (Burton)
Sunday February 19 2006Spine v1.1 (codename Burton) is the new stable release. Major changes include:
New Beta release
Saturday July 23 2005We proudly announce a new beta release, version 1.0_05, aptly codenamed Taj Mahal. This version introduces a feature freeze. All known issues and bugs will be fixed. Check the ChangeLog listing for all changes in this release and the Download section to get it now!