Installing Tackle on a hosted environment

Topics: Tackle Installation
Nov 1, 2007 at 6:54 PM
Our physically-distributed team would like to evaluate using Tackle. However, it seems that we need to install/configure Tackle with administrative rights. Since it's a setup program, I wouldn't be able to install Tackle on the many shared hosted environments out there, would I? Even if my hosting provider ( gives me ASP.NET 2.0, Ajax Extensions and SQL Server 2005, there's isn't an easy way to just publish the necessary *.aspx files up to my host is there?

Alternatively, is anyone aware of a host that actually has Tackle pre-installed or offers Tackle hosting?

Minh T. Nguyen.
Nov 2, 2007 at 12:14 AM
We have thought about hosting tackle out there but there are many things that rely on Windows Authentication which makes the task of general hosting harder. I wish I had the bandwidth to write a forms-authentication front-end but I just don't. If that did exist, it'd make tackle much simpler for hosting.
Jan 27, 2008 at 1:20 AM
Edited Jan 27, 2008 at 1:21 AM
I have forms authentication mostly implemented on a local copy and it is (again, mostly) working properly on shared windows hosting.

If there is interest can I integrate it into the main project? Or how would you like to do this?
Feb 25, 2008 at 4:07 PM
Wow, that's really cool :) Sorry for the slow response to this - been working on other projects that need to ship as well...

If you want to send me a zip file of what you have, I can post that up to this site and make it available for people to download?
Jun 9, 2008 at 4:51 AM
Were you ever able to complete the forms authentication?