[erlang-questions] web frameworks - yet another question about ...

Tim Watson watson.timothy@REDACTED
Thu Aug 25 14:06:07 CEST 2011

> If people want to make yet another web framework then please make
> one that handles the user management part of the problem.
> In an ideal world I should just need three (ish) modules to make my web server.
>    - a semantics module (as I described)
>    - a user management module (missing)
>    - a storage module (missing)
> With suitable abstract interfaces one should be able to pick and mix
> user management
> and backed storage - making different trade-offs between availability
> security and reliability
> which keeping the interfaces constant.

Having a common API would make life much simpler, especially when
evaluating different options for web servers, approaches to AAA,
persistence and so on.

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