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Submission + - Mason 2.0 finally announced (

fatphil writes: "Best described in the words of the author, Jonathan Swartz:
Mason is a powerful Perl-based templating system, designed to generate dynamic content of all kinds.
Mason 2.x comes ten years after Mason 1.0 (known as HTML::Mason) and twelve years after the original Mason release. It has been rearchitected and reimplemented from the ground up. That said, the philosophy and core syntax are similar enough that it should still be recognizable and "feel like Mason" to existing users.

There's more at Jonathan's blog, at , but suspect the perl cpan servers will serve up documentation more reliably"

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