Paul D. Eden
peden at americanphysicians.net
Thu Sep 2 10:24:29 EDT 2004
On Thu, 2004-09-02 at 09:15, Jorey Bump wrote: > Nic Ferrier wrote: > > > The reason I think this is that any "bake off" should be about the > > python, not the HTML. You don't want the HTML to be clever or > > interesting in anyway because it's not the subject of the bake off. > > How can a webapp bakeoff not be about the HTML? This is beginning to > sound a little "ivory tower" to me. > > In fact, part of the challenge should be that the application works in > any recent browser on any recent platform, including a text and > read-aloud browsers. Who cares how "good" the backend is if it can't > produce something that will survive in the real world? > > In a real bakeoff, contestants get judged on the quality of their cake, > not the oven they used to bake it. :) Would one framework dictate the creation of different HTML than another? If not then a set of identical HTML templates to work from would be a very good test of the frameworks. I have not worked with most of them excepting PSP and webware so we need some more experienced voices on this.