[Chicago-talk] October Presentation: The Mighty Mason, or
Another Brick in the Wall
Scott T. Hildreth
shild at sbcglobal.net
Tue Sep 21 08:33:36 CDT 2004
On Mon, 2004-09-20 at 16:53, jason scott gessner wrote:
> The Mighty Mason, or Another Brick in the Wall
> What is Mason? The secretive cult that rules the world? How about the
> web application framework that will rock your world?
> HTML::Mason  is the web application framework behind Bricolage ,
> Amazon and Salon.com  to drop a few names.
And Request Tracker.... to drop another name.
> On Wednesday, October 6th, i will be presenting a talk on Mason at the
> Chicago Perl Mongers meeting. The meeting will not be at our normal
> location in Vernon Hills. It will be at the Grayslake Public Library
> , north of Chicago, at 7PM. Thanks to JT, we have what sounds like a
> great place to meet. Please be punctual as we will need to be packed up
> by 8:45.
> The talk will focus on HTML::Mason and show a practical example on how
> to take an existing CGI based web application and convert it to
> efficiently use (some of) the power of Mason. I will have code samples
> and the presentation slides posted here by Tuesday, October 5th.
> Basic Outline:
> * What is HTML::Mason?
> * How do i use it?
> * Installation
> * Basic Syntax
> * Express Yourself.
> * Why do i need to use some fancy framework?
> * Re-use/Don't Repeat Yourself
> * Make the simple things simple, and hard things possible.
> * Mason tips
> * The Autohandler
> * The dhandler
> * Components
> * A practical example.
> If anyone has anything specific they would like me to talk about, please
> let me know.
>  Mason Headquarters - http://www.masonhq.com/
>  Bricolage Content Management System - http://www.bricolage.cc/
>  Salon Magazine - http://www.salon.com/
>  Grayslake Public Library -
> -jason scott gessner
> jason at multiply.org
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