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 You can read what Bookie is <a href="purpose.html">here</a>, but here's the  You can read what Bookie is <a href="purpose.html">here</a>, but here's the
long and short of it:long and short of it: 
 </p>
   
 <blockquote>  <blockquote>
Bookie is an application which keeps all your bookmarks on a  Bookie is an application which keeps all your bookmarks on a central
central server so that you can access bookmarks from anywhere on the web.  server so that you can access bookmarks from anywhere on the web.
 </blockquote>  </blockquote>
   
 <p>  <p>
The server is written in Java, and uses XML-RPC to communicate to clients. The server is written in Java, and uses XML-RPC to communicate to clients.
There's also a client written in Swing, which is pretty functional.  The There's also a client written in Swing, which is pretty functional.  The current
current goal is to get the Mozilla client back into shape given the existence  goal is to get the Mozilla client back into shape given the existence of
of a working server (finally!) a working server.
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 <p>  <p>
To get the server running on your machine, download the server.jar file  To get the server running on your machine, download the server.zip file
<a href="http://tersesystems.com/bookie/server.jar">here</a>.  You should start <a href="http://tersesystems.com/bookie/server.zip">here</a>.  You should
the server with <code>-jar server.jar</code> in a directory for Bookie usage.   start the server with 
No database is required, as Bookie will create its own database if it doesn't 
find one.  It will start on port 9000 by default, but you can specify the port  <code>java -Dlog4j.configuration=info.xml -jar server.jar</code>
on the command line.  JDK 1.4 with the -server option is recommended, as the I/O
performance is MUCH faster than 1.3.1. in a directory for Bookie usage.   No database is required, as Bookie will
  create its own database if it doesn't find one.  It will start on port 9000
  by default, but you can specify the port on the command line.  You need Java 1.4 
  to run the server and client.
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 <p>  <p>
To start the client, download the client file  To get the java client running, download the client.jar file <a
<a href="http://tersesystems.com/bookie/client.jar">here</a>.  You do not need href="http://tersesystems.com/bookie/client.jar">here</a> or or as a <a href="http://tersesystems.com/bookie/jnlp/bookie.jnlp">Webstart Application</a>.
anything besides the <code>-jar</code> option, although again 1.4 has been found If you are using the client.jar file, execute it with <code>java -jar client.jar</code>.  
to be much faster.  When the client starts up, it will present you with a  
connections box: 
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 <p>  <p>
  <ul>  When the client starts up, it will present you with a connections box:
    <li>Create a new connection to http://localhost:9000. 
    <li>Double click on the connection to connect to the server. 
    <li>When the server asks you if you would like to be registered for the server, say yes. 
    <li>Click on the root folder, then click on the File menu and select the import menu item.   
    <li>Import your bookmarks by going to your netscape bookmarks.html file and clicking on that. 
        As an example, my Mozilla file is under "C:\Documents and Settings\Will Sargent\Application Data\Mozilla\Profiles\default\mq632ho0.slt" 
    <li>Close down and restart the client (there is a bug that stops import from updating). 
  </ul>     
 </p>  </p>
   
 <blockquote>  
 There will be a permanent bookmark server at tersesystems.com.  I am getting that  
 working right now, and will update this site when stuff happens.  
 </blockquote>  
   
 <p>  <p>
Suggestions and comments are welcome.  If you have any problems with the above<ul>
instructions, please e-mail me at the address below.  <li>Create a new connection to http://tersesystems.com:9000.</li>
   <li>Double click on the connection to connect to the server.</li>
   <li>When the server asks you if you would like to be registered for the server, say yes.</li>
   <li>Click on the root folder, then click on the File menu and select the import menu item.</li>
   <li>Import your bookmarks by going to your netscape bookmarks.html file
       and clicking on that. As an example, my Mozilla file is under "C:\Documents and Settings\Will Sargent\Application Data\Mozilla\Profiles\default\mq632ho0.slt"  (See <a href="http://www.mozillazine.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=9233&amp;start=0&amp;postdays=0&amp;postorder=asc&amp;highlight=">here</a> for how to get it to be somewhere more convenient).
   </li>
   <li>Or, if you are using Internet Explorer, you can import your bookmarks by going to "C:\Documents and Settings\Will Sargent\Favorites" and importing the favorites from there.</li>
   <li>You can also export to Netscape if you want to get bookmarks out of the server.</li>
   <li>That's it!</li>
 </ul>
 </p>    
 
 <p>
  There is an example bookmark server at 
  <a href="http://tersesystems.com">http://tersesystems.com</a>.  To connect
  to the test server, please enter
  <code>http://tersesystems.com:9000/</code>
  as your URL.  <strong>Please do not use a normal password</strong>:
  most of Bookie's traffic is not  encrypted, and you may be vulnerable to
  packet sniffing.  Also note that there is no expectation of privacy on this
  server.  Although I intend to keep all bookmark information private,  I reserve
  the right to look at any and all data on the server for debugging purposes.
 </p>  </p>
   
 <p>  <p>
Will Sargent &lt;<a href="mailto:will_sargent@yahoo.com">will_sargent@yahoo.com</a>&gt; Suggestions and comments are welcome.  If you have any problems with the
<?php require(NOTES); ?> above instructions, please e-mail me at the address below.
 </p>
   
   <p>Will Sargent &lt;<a href="mailto:will_sargent@yahoo.com">will_sargent@yahoo.com</a>&gt;
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