Gantry::Docs - Table of Contents for Gantry documentation


This is a list of the Gantry documentation pages.

Gantry::Docs::About About

Describes the history, features, and motivation behind Gantry.

Gantry::Docs::DBConn Database connection information

Explains how database connection information flows from app configuration to DBI. The process should be seamless for app developers, but if you need to work on the engines or add support for ORMs, you may find useful information here.

Gantry::Docs::FAQ FAQ

A list of questions we think people are likely to ask along with answers. This is not a philosphical document, it is filled with code examples.

Gantry::Docs::QuickStart QuickStart

If you are new Gantry and want to get your first app running with a minimum of fuss, this is for you.

Gantry::Docs::Tutorial Tutorial

More detailed than the Quick Start, this document walks through building a simple application with Gantry.

Gantry::Docs::Why Why

Explains you should use a framework at all, whether it is Gantry or one of the many others.


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Gantry was branched from Krkit version 0.16 Sat Jun 11 15:27:28 CDT 2005


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