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From "Will Glass-Husain" <>
Subject Re: [ANN] Viento
Date Thu, 06 Oct 2005 03:55:05 GMT

Thanks for sharing, and appreciate the kind words towards Velocity.  Hope it 
was a good source of ideas for your new approach.

Nice web site, by the way - very easy to  browse.  One thing I couldn't 
figure out - what license are you offering the code under?


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Adam Williams" <>
To: "Velocity Users List" <>
Sent: Wednesday, October 05, 2005 8:41 PM
Subject: [ANN] Viento


Velocity is great. It can be used to template anything, and works
quite well. Well, except for inline Maps ;) We have been using it for
almost three years, and would never go back to JSP, JSF, or

Alas, we have needs that it cannot meet. The Sails[1] Web2.0 Solution
is under refinement, part of which required a new template language:
extensibility built into the design, Java 1.5, blocks. It is called

Since you folks know template languages real well, the Sails team
hopes that you might do us a favor. Check out Viento and let us know
what you think. Read up on it, browse the source, and catch the

 adam williams
 creator, Sails

 austin taylor
 creator, Viento

[3] Viento is a Spanish word meaning 'Wind' - the kind that moves sailboats

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