Web interface framework for Erlang
Sun Jul 3 16:56:08 CEST 2005
If looking at other languages you might also consider struts and tapestry from the Apache project. Both are Java centric.
-------- Original Message --------
From: Mikael Karlsson <>
To: "Simon Aurell" <>, <>
Subject: Re: Web interface framework for Erlang
Date: Sat, 2 Jul 2005 19:25:23 +0200
> I think this is a great idea.
> I would say that Yaws, and maybe J-EAI, would be a good
> foundation to start with. Some work with PostgreSQL and MySQL
> connectors, SOAP and also Mozilla/XUL have been mentioned on
> the list.
> Apart from that, a lot of work would remain I guess.
> Concerning a lightweight version of WebObjects i think
> that Ruby on Rails could be a good source for inspiration.
> Wed 29 June 2005 11:35 Simon Aurell wrote:
> > Hello,
> > We are currently looking into the idea of building a web framework for
> > Erlang. I.e. a framework for good separation of presentation and
> > domain/business logic, aimed at web interfaces. It would have features
> > such as easy mapping of data entities to html objects, a nice api for
> > common tasks such as handling form data and probably some handy
> > utilities. A lightweight version of frameworks like WebObjects, I guess.
> > Can anyone tell us what have been done in this area? I've been looking
> > around in the Erlang repositories I know of but have found very little.
> > I know of a couple of template engines, but that seems to be it. Are
> > there any components or libraries that could be useful? Any help would
> > be greatly appreciated.
> > Cheers,
> > Simon
> > ----
> > Erlang Training and Consulting
> > http://www.erlang-consulting.com
More information about the erlang-questions