[erlang-questions] Web Framework to choose

Bob Ippolito <>
Tue Dec 1 19:36:59 CET 2009


On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 9:01 AM, Garrett Smith <> wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 1, 2009 at 2:33 AM, Johann Höchtl <> wrote:
>> Hello!
>>
>> I am still a beginner at Erlang (but not FP in general). To get myself
>> startet I plan to toy a bit around with the idea of automated data
>> extraction from twitter and display statistics, etc. using an Erlang  web
>> framework.
>
> It's not a framework but mochiweb gets you an HTTP server and some
> nice util functions for handling requests.
>
> If you're mainly interested in solving a web related problem in
> Erlang, you might consider side stepping a framework for now.

If you want a little more framework than mochiweb provides you should
also consider using webmachine.

-bob


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