Cantina is a light Content Management System for java web applications with the following features:

  • straight forward Web GUI for editorial users
  • easy to integrate JSP tag library for web developers
  • fully localizable content management
  • role based editing permissions
  • powerful content grouping features
  • provide an alternative to storing web application content in .properties files
.. and the following goals:
  • add workflow features
  • automate translation of text documents using web services
  • create a web GUI for editing XML files

Cantina is far from being fully functional but already powers a few websites updated by non technical users via its web gui. To install the current build, see the Getting Started document.

Here are a few screenshots of the Web GUI