Month: May 2013

CodeIgniter on Windows Azure Website

CodeIgniter is a powerful PHP framework and one of the most popular frameworks for PHP available due to its small footprint .  To install CodeIgniter on your existing windows azure website , you need to

  • Download a copy of CodeIgniter framework from here
  • Extract the content of the CodeIgniter ZIP package into your application folder

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Capuccino on Windows Azure websites

Cappuccino framework is an open source application that allows you to develop amazing web applications with just a few lines of code. In this article I will show you how to create a simple Hello World web application using Cappuccino on Windows Azure websites

You can download a starter application that displays Hello World  from here  and follow these steps :

  • Create a new folder for your application , say C:\myprojects\mycappuccinoapp
  • Extract the content of “New Application” folder from the ZIP package into your application’s folder .
  • Create a web.config file and set the following MIME type extensions required for Cappuccino framework to work on IIS  .
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
 <mimeMap fileExtension=".plist" mimeType="text/vnd.cappuccino.plist" />
 <mimeMap fileExtension=".sj" mimeType="application/javascript" />
 <mimeMap fileExtension=".j" mimeType="text/vnd.cappuccino.objective-j" />

Now you are ready to deploy you application to Windows Azure websites .  You can check this article that walks you step-by-step on how to  deploy your project to your Windows Azure website using GIT  .