[Pharo-users] Voting for removing Seaside chapter from UPBE
stephan at stack.nl
Mon Oct 19 14:28:12 EDT 2015
On 19-10-15 19:54, Dimitris Chloupis wrote:
> I already mentioned this in Github issues but here is my take on this
> I vote for the complete removal of the Seaside chapter for several reasons
> a) Its not a beginner orientated chapter as is the focus of this book
I just took a look. It definitely is a beginner oriented chapter.
> b) its not general purpose as is the focus of this book
I'm afraid building web applications should be considered general
purpose these days. And Seaside provides a very simple way to quickly
build well-structured complex web applications.
> c) far harder to keep this updated constantly which again is the focus of
> this book, since not many of us use seaside
Hmm. It is very easy to keep updated, as Seaside is very stable. I don't
know how many people on this list are currently using Seaside, but a
very large part of them have used Seaside.
> e) Its not even part of Pharo standard distribution
Hey! Finally we have some code that can be safely loaded and unloaded...
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