ti

A simple MVC framework for node web server.

Ti is a MVC web application server framework for node.js. It provides the basic development framework and some related components, including libraries and tools.

npm install Ti
node ./sample/test.js

Application's document path

//------------------app path-------------
|--app
    |----app.js // app input file
    |----controller //controller path
        |----site.js //site controller
        ------...
    |----view //template path
        |----inc
            |----header.tpl
        |----index.tpl
        |----...
    |----model //model path
    |----plugin
    |----...
### simple to create a app
//get application
var App = require('ti').application;

//definne product path; var productPath = process.cwd();

var app = new App({ //configure controller path controllerPath:productPath+"/controller", //configure default controller name defaultController:'site', //route config routes:{ 'p-':"product/detail",//'p-','controller/action' }, //port port:5927, //configure route start sep baseUriIndex:0, //configure template path viewPath:productPath+'/view', //configure template plugin path templatePluginPath:productPath+"/plugins/view" });

//app start app.start();

###Model

//path:model/product.js
//demo for product
module.exports = {
    getItem:function(id){
        //code for getItem
        return {
            id:id,
            title:"Demo for product",
            content:"Demo for product content"
        }
    },
    getList:function(){
        //code for getList
    }

}

###Controller

//demo for ProductController
//path: controller/product.js

var Controller = require('ti').Controller; //exports module.exports = new Controller({ detailAction:function(req,res){ var id = req.params.id, productModel = require('model/product'), item = productModel.getItem(id);

    this.display('test.tpl',item);
}       

});

###View
<!DOCTYPE>
<head>
    <title>Ti-Demo</title>
</head>
<html>
<body>
    <h1><%=title%></h1>
    <p><%=content%></p>
</body>
</html>

####openTag is : <% ####closeTag is : %> You can modify it like this:

var template = require('ti').template;

template.openTag = "<{" ; // You custom openTag put here. template.closeTag = "}>" ;// You custom closeTag put here.

####include a tpl
<%=include('a.tpl',data)%>
###template plugin:
var template = require('ti').template;
//define a template plugin
template.plugin('escape',function(str,type){
    //code for plugin
    //need return what u want;
    return str;
});
//use a plugin in xxx.tpl
<p><%=title|escape:"html"%></h1>
####some default plugin: escape: escape tpl var for html or url :

default: set a default value for tpl var;

truncate: truncate tpl var ;

#####then,open browse and view: http://127.0.0.1:5927 Enjoy.