Dynamicly generated websites in Erlang

Chris Pressey <>
Wed Mar 28 20:17:37 CEST 2001

J Scott Jaderholm wrote:
> What options are there for dynamically generating websites in erlang?
> I'm using INETS webserver right now, but it only serves static pages
> afaik.  I'd like to be able to generate different pages based on
> 1) a template file [...]
> I may not need the template feature, but that's what I've used in the
> past (with IMHO and Common Lisp).

Assuming you can coerce INETS into doing what you want, you might want
to check out Joe Armstrong's EHTML contribution as a solution for your
template feature.  It allows you to define new HTML tags, and to embed
Erlang directly in the template.


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