Template::Manual::Refs - Related modules, projects and other resources
This section provides references to external modules, projects and other resources related to the Template Toolkit.
The Template Toolkit web site contains the latest information, news and other resources.
A mailing list exists for up-to-date information on the Template Toolkit and for following and contributing to the development process. To subscribe, send an email to
with the message 'subscribe' in the body. You can also use the web interface to subscribe or browse the archives:
The tpage and ttree scripts are distributed and installed along with the Template Toolkit. The tpage script simply processes named files or STDIN if unspecified, using a default Template object. The ttree script can be used to process entire directory trees of templates, allowing large content systems such as web sites to be rebuilt from a single command or configuration file.
perldoc tpage perldoc ttree
The Template::Tutorial document provides an introduction to the Template Toolkit and shows some typical examples of usage.
You may also like to consult the paper 'Building and Managing Web Systems with the Template Toolkit' and accompanying slides from the presentation at the 4th Perl Conference. These are available from the Template Toolkit web site:
There are a number of other projects related to the Template Toolkit.
OpenInteract is a robust web application framework built to run under Apache and mod_perl using the Template Toolkit as a foundation.
This is an Apache/mod_perl interface to the Template Toolkit. Available from CPAN in the directory:
AxKit is Matt Sergeant's Apache XML Delivery Toolkit. AxKit::Template provides an interface between AxKit and the Template Toolkit. Available from CPAN in the directory:
Slashcode is the code which runs Slashdot. Version 2 uses the Template Toolkit for generating the user interface from database driven template.
OpenFrame is an open source application framework for distributed media applications. It ships with a generator for the Template Toolkit.
PCMT is the Personal Content Management Toolkit. It uses the Template Toolkit as the presentation engine.
Andy Wardley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Template Toolkit version 2.14, released on 04 October 2004.
Copyright (C) 1996-2004 Andy Wardley. All Rights Reserved. Copyright (C) 1998-2002 Canon Research Centre Europe Ltd.
This module is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.