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Wheat - A Language for Web Sites

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Sun, 20 Mar 2005 17:29:50 -0400 (CLT)

Wheat is a programming language, library and environment for creating
internet programs. Its target audience is developers of small to medium
sized dynamic web sites. Wheat's goal is to be the kind of environment
you'd write Wiki or blog software in.

Wheat takes a fundamentally different approach to web programming than
common web scripting systems. In Wheat, all objects exist in a single
hierarchical name space, which in turn maps onto the URI name space.
Hence, all objects in Wheat have a URI, and are accessible via the web.
The Wheat virtual machine is in fact a web server. Requests via HTTP are
mapped to objects, which are then rendered via XML templates, usually to
XHTML, and then returned.



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