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A micro web framework for Rust. (A Pencil fork)

8 releases

Uses old Rust 2015

0.6.0 Oct 7, 2020
0.5.0 Oct 1, 2020
0.4.5 Sep 30, 2020
0.4.3 Mar 3, 2017
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Sharp Pencil

This is a web framework in syncronous Rust, based on Hyper 0.10 and originally developed circa 2016. It's a fork of unmaintained framework Pencil. The origin of this fork can be traced to this message: https://github.com/fengsp/pencil/issues/49

Build Status Crates.io Version Crates.io LICENSE

A microframework for Rust inspired by Flask.

extern crate pencil;

use sharp_pencil::{Pencil, Request, Response, PencilResult};

fn hello(_: &mut Request) -> PencilResult {
    Ok(Response::from("Hello World!"))

fn main() {
    let mut app = Pencil::new("/web/hello");
    app.get("/", "hello", hello);

One simple guide: https://fengsp.github.io/blog/2016/3/introducing-pencil/

If you feel anything wrong, feedbacks or pull requests are welcome.


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