posted by Thom Holwerda on Thu 6th Jul 2006 19:00 UTC, submitted by anonymous
"The Java community has used JavaServer Pages technology through most of the last decade, but signs of rust are starting to show. Longstanding conventions inhibit Java programmers from using Java code within Web pages now, and extending even simple components is a chore. Frameworks that take Java Web development beyond JSP programming have emerged, but they fall short of dynamic languages' capabilities. This article shows you Ruby's Web page development strategy and touches on Seaside's radical approach."