[Catalyst] Squatting::On::Catalyst

Matt S Trout dbix-class at trout.me.uk
Tue Jul 29 10:08:35 BST 2008

On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 09:36:44PM -0700, John Beppu wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 2:40 PM, Matt S Trout <dbix-class at trout.me.uk>wrote:
> > On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 08:27:27AM -0700, John Beppu wrote:
> >
> >
> > > Imagine if you could install a blog, a wiki, a forum, or a store just as
> > > easily.
> >
> > Yeah, we'll be doing that for arbitrary Catalyst components for 5.80,
> > I hope. This is still really cool, mind.
> >
> Good luck w/ that.  I don't know the guts of Catalyst too well, but I have a
> feeling it could be tricky.

Most interesting features are at least somewhat tricky.

Anyway, non-tricky code is boring to write :)

> In the meantime, please have a look at the HTTP::Engine project so that
> > you can share HTTP code with other frameworks, and consider joining the
> > catalyst-dev list since we're planning to kick off a project to see about
> > sharing dispatchers with other projects as well.
> >
> HTTP::Engine was exactly what I needed when I started the project.  I'm glad
> I know about it, now.

Please do pop onto irc.perl.org#http-engine if you need to suggest anything
to the devs - they're very happy to hear wishlist stuff from potential users.

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