Running the Sample application

Guara comes with a little sample application located at $GUARA_ROOT/webapp

  • Edit $GUARA_ROOT/webapp/WEB-INF/web.xml to suite your needs
  • Deploy this sample application in your servlet container
  • Point your browser to http://localhost:$PORT/$CONTEXT/
You can pass the following parameters (using the default pipeline):
  • pipeline: the pipeline that will be executed
  • template: the template you want to render
  • layout: the layout that will be applied to the template above
  • screen: the screen module to be executed
  • action: the action module to be executed
The default ParameterParser mimics Turbine too, so your URL should be something like this :


The module loading scheme resembles Turbine too. Read more here