HTML-embedded Web application language
SteelBlue is a free and open source Web application server which Web-database applications can be developed completely in an extended HTML language. Session and user-associated datas well as SQL commands can be directly embedded into HTML pages. Therefore, you needn't know no CGI to develop applications with SteelBlue, just SGL and HTML. SteelBlue commands maintain the HTML format. This lets SteelBlue elements integrate with existing HTML commands and lets you make prototypes of pages with existing HTML editors. Security is enforced before any lines of script are executed; this reduces any potential holes from mistakes by a Web developer. The program can automatically restore form data and perform automatic server and client-side type checking. HTML generation, datachecking, and resulting database interaction may be combined into a single SteelBlue script; this leads to more easily mantained modular code. SteelBlue includes a book about programming SteelBlue, many examples, and a full bulletin board application.
DocumentationUser reference manual included
version "2.1 beta
released on 17 February 2001
16 February 2001
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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 11 January 2017.
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