An MVC Web Framework written in CoffeeScript.
Exspresso uses adapter classes to wrap connect middleware
- Runs on the connect.js http stack
- Magic: Prototype Injection makes all controller members available in all libs, models, and views.
- Multiple view formats
- md (markdown)
- eco (embedded coffee-script)
- DB Drivers for
- MySQL - requires mysql
- PostgreSQL - requires pg
- SQLite - requires sqlite3
$ sudo npm install exspresso -g
$ rhc create-app exspresso "" --from-code=http://github.com//darkoverlordofdata/exspresso
Create a new application
$ exspresso new <appname>$ cd <appname>$ nmp install$ npm start
and point your browser to http://localhost:53610
Look at /core/Connect.coffee for an example of how to extend exspresso.
Serve local content
$ exspresso serve /path/to/application --desktop
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