[Haskell-cafe] Re: Haskell web development entries on the Wiki

Christopher Done chrisdone at googlemail.com
Sun Oct 3 11:48:30 EDT 2010

On 3 October 2010 17:41, Michael Snoyman <michael at snoyman.com> wrote:
> Well done, it all looks *very* nice. Regarding Yesod: yes, use the
> cube for now, I may eventually make a better logo, but that's it for
> the moment.


> The only concern I have is the "practical web programming
> in Haskell" page, which frankly isn't very practical. I personally
> would put a big fat warning at the top saying most people do not
> recommend using straight CGI these days.

Yeah, it's not the best.

> One other possibility is putting together a tutorials section
> (descending order by date) linking to various blog posts.

There is the http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Web/Literature
labelled "Literature (research, talks and blogs)" section which
contains blog posts, but perhaps a tutorial-centric page would be in

Really we should link to a yesod, snap, happstack tutorial and cgi on
the first page, I think.

> But I think
> you've done an amazing job on cleaning things up and getting it
> presentable. A big thank you!

Cheers! I'm looking forward to when the new Wiki version and template
is rolled out. :-)

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