Using erlang as script language
Marc van Woerkom
Tue Dec 28 23:03:57 CET 2004
>And how can the UI widgets be controlled? they are
>usually designed to be
>accessed by imperative OO languages.
other internal competitors for rapid development of in
It is really impressing, how fast one can develop stuff
for commercial domain usage (simple gui, database access).
On the other hand, they push java script to its limits.
Most of the js code I saw before was pretty short, playing
only minor helper roles for accessing the browser objects
(which are exposed as js classes).
The style is not so much imperative, as event based.
Which should translate quite nice into the message
mechanism of Erlang, or?
Again the big thing is, that one talks to the browser
plattform (Mozilla) via the js objects, using their
methods and state.
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