Simple display of media types, served by yesod

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MIT licensed by Michael Sloan
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This package provides simple utilities for starting a web server which serves some media. This makes serving media as easy as serve image. For example, here’s how you serve a simple diagram:

import Diagrams.Prelude
import Yesod.Media.Simple

main = serveDiagram (circle 10 ||| square 20)

Media Types

Currently yesod-media-simple supports serving the following media types:

  • Diagrams, by using cairo to render to png. Just call serveDiagram :: Diagram Cairo -> IO (), or the more generic serve :: RenderContent a => a -> IO ().

  • JuicyPixels images. Also includes utilities for putting JuicyPixels images in Diagrams and vice-versa.

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