Project Woohoo is an www object-oriented database entirely in Perl. Uses include content-management web services (CMS), or a perl-based application server. A novice can install and configure it, or an expert can develop complex OODB web systems.
See the latest news here or the project page here. Post on the forum here.A recent screenshot is here. -- Note that the links don't work and the "root" that's on the sample page reffers to the root object, not to the user "root". I know this is really ugly, but I wanted to show that I haven't just been wasting my time, and that there is something getting close to working. (2/5/02)
I don't have a demo ready to post, but I am really close. Part of the problem is that I need to make sure that access control is working correctly, or else a demo will allow anyone to run arbitrary code, and that's something I usually try to avoid. The following is all working:
I have some documentation under way, and I hope to post it before I head to Nicaragua (3/1 - 3/11) -- I'll work on the project there in my free time, but won't have much net access, so expect an alpha release mid March (2002). (2/26/02)
This project is similar in some ways to a native Perl version of Zope.
If you are curious about the name, read / post here.
updated Feb 26, 2002