The book is a set of tutorials and examples. It uses the Common Lisp language and some of the libraries we'll be using for the examples and tutorials include:
- The hunchentoot web server
- The Restas web framework
- The SEXML library for outputting XML and HTML
- Closure-template for HTML templating
- Postmodern for PostgreSQL access, and cl-reddis as a simple datastore
- Various utilities
This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA). You can download Lisp Web Tales ebook for free in PDF format (1.3 MB).
Table of Contents
Setting up a project
HTML generation and templating
Putting it together: Updated blog example
Persistence part I: PostgreSQL
Persistence part II: The UI
Persistence part III: Redis
Modules as reusable components part I: restas-directory-publisher
Modules as reusable components part II: Implementing a reusable module
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