[Haskell-cafe] simple library for HTML form generation and processing
lemming at henning-thielemann.de
Mon Nov 2 17:04:30 UTC 2015
I posted the following already to web-devel at haskell.org but it seems to be
relatively quiet there.
I like to get your advice about a simple library for web form generation and
processing. So far I tried digestive-functors and reform. Both of them are
advertised as being good in separating data from view. However, I am interested
in one-off forms, that is, form data will always be rendered in one way. Thus I
would like to save the efforts to combine data and view after they have been
Formerly I have also used autolib-cgi:
It allowed me to generate the form and fetch and validate the data in one
(monadic) go. The blaze-markup type MarkupM is a monad anyway, thus it seems to
be straight-forward to use the monadic results for the data entered to the
Is there a library that supports this style of web form handling?
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