Step-by-step directions for installing Recess and creating your first app.
This tutorial will walk you step-by-step through the creation of a new Recess application. We will explain the process using Tools and look behind the curtains to understand the structure of a Recess application.
Understanding the controller, how to create Routes, and how the controller and view interact is key to Recess development. This tutorial demonstrates fundamental concepts like getting data from the HTTP request object, using parametric routes, and returning HTTP responses with RESTful response codes.
In this 10 minute screencast + tutorial an in depth look is taken at Routing annotations. Recess' powerful, RESTful routing system is shown in full detail. Learn how to use relative, cascading routes to achieve D.R.Y. routing logic.
Learn about Recess' ORM that makes data models easy to implement, simple to relate, and flexible to query. Recess uses Django/jQuery style method chaining to programatically build up SQL queries. You can even chain over relationships!