I've created a simple app that creates a skeleton folder layout for a new helma app according to the conventions that I use (eg. seperate sub folders for actions and skins).
Happy to get any feedback people might have on this.
I'm also planning to enhance it a bit more by adding the default Scaffolding HopObject actions and skins once they are ready.
For now it pretty easy to use - just add an entry for the app in your apps.proeprties file (liek the one for the manage app), eg. "helmaBuilder" and then just drop the attached zip file into the new "helmaBuilder" folder that helma creates for you as soon as you save your edit to apps.properties
To use Builder application, go to its main page, eg.
and enter the name for your new app and the folder structure will be created for you in: