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Exploring Lift

by Derek Chen-Becker, Marius Danciu, Tyler Weir

Exploring Lift

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Book Description

Lift is designed to make powerful techniques easily accessible, while keeping the overall framework simple and flexible. Lift makes it fun to develop because it lets you focus on the interesting parts of coding.

For those of you have experience with other web frameworks such as Struts, Tapestry, Rails, et cetera, you must be asking yourself, "Why another framework? Does Lift really solve problems any differently or more effectively than the ones I've used before?" Based on our experience (and that of others in the growing Lift community), the answer is an emphatic, "Yes!" Lift has cherrypicked the best ideas from a number of other frameworks, while creating some novel ideas of its own. It's this combination of a solid foundation and new techniques that makes Lift so powerful.

At the same time, Lift has been able to avoid the mistakes made in the past by other frameworks. In the spirit of "convention over configuration," Lift has sensible defaults for everything while making it easy to customize precisely what you need to: no more and no less.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-ND). You can download Exploring Lift ebook for free in PDF format (2.3 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Welcome to Lift!
Chapter 2
PocketChange
Chapter 3
Lift Fundamentals
Chapter 4
Templates in Lift
Chapter 5
Snippets
Chapter 6
Forms in Lift
Chapter 7
SiteMap
Chapter 8
The Mapper and Record Frameworks
Chapter 9
Advanced Lift Architecture
Chapter 10
Lift and JavaScript
Chapter 11
AJAX and Comet in Lift
Chapter 12
JPA Integration
Chapter 13
Third Party Integrations
Chapter 14
Lift Widgets
Chapter 15
RESTful Web Services

Book Details

Title
Exploring Lift
Subject
Computer Science
Publisher
Apress
Published
2012
Pages
289
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13 Digital
9781430224211
ISBN10 Digital
1430224215
PDF Size
2.3 MB
License
CC BY-ND

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