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Catalyst 5.8 by Antano Solar John

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Summary

Many web applications are implemented in a way that makes developing them painful and repetitive. Catalyst, an MVC framework for Perl, lets you design and implement a web application in a natural, maintainable, and testable manner. Everything that your web application needs to do is written only once. You connect to the database in one place, have configuration in one place, and so on. Then, you just write actions for each URL that your application needs, without worrying about the database connections or HTML to produce. Catalyst will handle the details for you. So, you don't need to worry about writing your applications. Thanks to Catalyst's plugin system, it can do more than just dispatch requests—it can manage sessions and users for ...

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