What is Apache FreeMarker?
It is a "template engine"; a generic tool to generate text output (anything from HTML to auto generated source code) based on templates. It's a Java package, a class library for Java programmers.
Apache FreeMarker is a tool in the Java Tools category of a tech stack.
Apache FreeMarker is an open source tool with 829 GitHub stars and 244 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Apache FreeMarker's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Apache FreeMarker?
46 companies reportedly use Apache FreeMarker in their tech stacks, including CarGurus, Betfair, and BloomReach.
42 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Apache FreeMarker.
Apache FreeMarker Integrations
Java, IntelliJ IDEA, Vim, Eclipse, and Emacs are some of the popular tools that integrate with Apache FreeMarker. Here's a list of all 7 tools that integrate with Apache FreeMarker.
Decisions about Apache FreeMarker
Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Apache FreeMarker in their tech stack.
I need some advice to choose an engine for generation web pages from the Spring Boot app. Which technology is the best solution today? 1) JSP + JSTL 2) Apache FreeMarker 3) Thymeleaf Or you can suggest even other perspective tools. I am using Spring Boot, Spring Web, Spring Data, Spring Security, PostgreSQL, Apache Tomcat in my project. I have already tried to generate pages using jsp, jstl, and it went well. However, I had huge problems via carrying already created static pages, to jsp format, because of syntax. Thanks.
Apache FreeMarker's Features
- Powerful template language
- Multipurpose and lightweight
- XML processing capabilities
- Versatile data-model
Apache FreeMarker Alternatives & Comparisons
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