[plt-scheme] web application programming in scheme

From: Mike Burns (netgeek at speakeasy.net)
Date: Sun May 16 14:40:36 EDT 2004

--- Peter Santoro mumbled on 2004-05-15 08.41.03 -0400 ---
> 1) Which techniques (www scheme libs, fastcgi, apache module, or plt web 
> server, etc.) are preferred by those who are actually using scheme to 
> build secure web applications?

Work is (very slowly) underway on mod_mzscheme, which will be implemented 
such that servlets written for the PLT Web server will just work under 
mod_mzscheme. A good idea is to write for the PLT Web server for now, then 
switch to mod_mzscheme if you absolutely need to, once it is updated and 

> 2) Which techniques are more mature and better maintained?

The PLT Web server is actively maintained.

> 3) What pitfalls should I be aware of?

The PLT Web server is not yet very secure and, until 207, is quite 

Mike Burns netgeek at speakeasy.net http://netgeek.ws

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