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Version 10 by hannes on 12. November 2009, 12:45

The Helma Web Framework is a fully featured web stack based on the [JSGI web server interface][JSGI]. Some the features Helma NG adds on top of JSGI are:

* Convenience wrappers for accessing the request object and generating various response objects.

* HTTP parameter parsing including grouping of parameters into JavaScript objects or arrays.

* HTTP file upload support.

* HTTP session support.

* Regular expression RegExp/module based request dispatching taking advantage of CommonJS modulesdispatching.

* Flexible and powerful templating support.

The [Helma NG demo app](http://helma-ng.appspot.com/) showcases a number of these features. To run the demo application on your computer run the following command:

    helma apps/demo/main.js

This starts and serves the demo web app on port 8080: