[Lispweb] What tools ?

Martin Simmons martin at lispworks.com
Tue Mar 29 08:43:05 CST 2005

>>>>> On Mon, 28 Mar 2005 19:42:35 +0200, "Marco Baringer" <mb at bese.it> said:

  Marco> Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org> writes:

  >> In terms of classification, which of these are frameworks, and which just
  >> webservers? What exactly is a framework, in Lisp terms?

  Marco> araneida is, basically, "just a webserver" in so much as it doesn't
  Marco> provide transparent session handling, a templating system or anything
  Marco> like that.

  Marco> cl-http is definetly a web server and a web framework. it goes so far
  Marco> as to allow you to use CLIM to develop web apps (though i've never
  Marco> actually used this).

CL-HTTP has a presentation layer similar to CLIM's, but it doesn't provide
anything else from CLIM.

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