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From Stefano Mazzocchi <>
Subject Re: A general Note
Date Tue, 25 Nov 2003 16:05:04 GMT

On 24 Nov 2003, at 22:38, JD Daniels wrote:

> I just wanted to take moment and thank the cocoon community.
> Cocoon kicks butt.
> I make small to medium small business / personal web applications.
> Nothing fancy, basically alot of xsp + xsl templates (These alone 
> match PHP
> I think)
> After the initial learning curve (which seems to extend a bit whenever 
> I
> need something new), cocoon delivers speed and maintainability.
> I enjoy watching the dev list to see what is coming next. I have a lot 
> of
> trouble with java in general (learning as I go with no formal 
> training).
> However I hate PHP and perl now. I actually regret the time I spent
> developing with them.
> The time saved from endless hours of scanning thousands of lines of 
> php code
> to change ridiculous things like html table layouts, or an email
> notification has allowed me to keep my small-town, small business 
> viable. I
> am able to work at home with my wife and children around me.
> There are alot of ambitious goals for cocoon, and sometimes the lists 
> gets
> so excited about new stuff, they might miss what has already been
> accomplished. But for me, Cocoon's existence has made a HUGE 
> difference in
> my work *and* my home life.
> Thanks Guys :)

Thank you!

Stefano, tasting the warm feeling of these words in this cold, wet and 
dark afternoon.

I really needed this. I really did. Thank you.

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