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Alfresco 4 Enterprise Content Management Implementation by Pallika Majmudar, Rajesh R Avatani, Snehal Shah, Jayesh Prajapati, Munwar Shariff, Vinita Choudhary, Vandana Pal, Amita Bhandari

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Web Scripts

Web scripts are basically RESTful web services. Alfresco provides REST architecture based framework for web scripts.

You can achieve model-view-controller (MVC) pattern using Web Script to create your own application or API. You can create application which gets render using template language like FreeMarker. It may use Java or JavaScript based Web Script controller to access Alfresco repository and create data model to use it on front-end for generating user interface.

In this section we will talk about Web Script, implementation of Web Script, some Out-of-the box Web Script examples and some custom Web Script examples.

Understanding Web Scripts

A REST Web Script is simply a service bound to a URI and based on HTTP, so the technology ...

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