[Seaside] Re: seaside and yui

Yanni Chiu yanni at rogers.com
Thu Jun 10 14:49:21 UTC 2010

sergio_101 wrote:
>> I find it curious that your needs were for a "web SITE", rather than a "web
>> APP", and yet you ended up using ruby on rails. I was under the impression
>> that RoR was for web APP's too. Were you just more familiar with how to get
>> a SITE done with RoR, or was there something about Seaside that made a SITE
>> difficult to produce?
> with RoR, there are alot of things that make building a basic CRUD
> site very easy.. and really this was all i was doing.. i also found
> that the routes make it much easier to build such a site..

Oh, I took "SITE" to mean a static web site, with maybe some templates, 
and CRUD functionality makes it an "APP". It's all shades of gray.

So what hurdles, if any, did you encounter while trying to do some basic 
CRUD in Seaside? Did you have to use a relational DB, or would 
GLASS/GemStone have been an option?

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