Q: What are the main application areas of GGF ?
A: Professional database applications with HTML user interface.
Q: Why HTML
A: Security reasons. GGF applications run also under the most restrictive security settings of web browsers.
Q: In which language is GGF written ?
A: it is written in PHP5
Q: What’s about performance. Isn’t PHP too slow for professional applications ?
A: PHP may be not too fast out of the box, but – as a recent performance contest showed - with APC (advanced PHP cache) activated, it can outperform Java and C++. Many well known web sites like facebook are implemented in PHP.
Q: Which databases will be supported ?
A: Out of the box it supports MySQL 5. Adaptation to other databases is possible.
Q: Is MySQL ready for prime time ?
A: In most cases: yes. Its fast and reliable. There are many examples for professional use of MySQL. Since version 5 it supports views and stored procedures which were the last missing important features.
Q: Is it object oriented ?
A: yes. Many years of OO experience with Smalltalk, Object Pascal, C++, and Java ran into it.
Q: Is GGF free ?
Q: How to get support ?
A: First read the FAQ. If you don’t find what you need, write a mail to office11 @ reinhtml.eu We will try to answer soon.
Q: Where can I express my wishes to further development of GGF ?
A: Write a mail to office11 @ reinhtml.eu We will try to answer soon.