Are there any plans to make Yaws ewgi-compatible?
ewgi's author plans to take a shot at creating a patch for Yaws and Mochiweb to make them natively compatible with ewgi. What's the community's stance on this?
For those who don't know what ewgi is:
ewgi is Erlang's answer to Python's wsgi,
, and Ruby's Rack,
It is a minimal interface between the webserver and you app. It lets you applicaton to be completely server-agnostic. More importantly, it allows chainable middleware. See Django's middleware,
and ewgi example middleware,
ewgi's authors would like to see ewgi spec,
, to become EEP in the future. However, there are not too many people talking about ewgi for some odd reason. Even though it's already being used in production:
There's at least one web-framework that is currently ewgi-compatible (the one I'm collaborating on,
. Compatibility with ewgi may lead to a larger expanse and adoption of web-frameworkks