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Documents how errors are handled with the next continuation.

The next continuation will throw the Redirection, ClientError and ServerError up
in the stack, letting the Router handle them properly.
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Valum micro-framework

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Valum is a web micro-framework entirely written in the Vala programming language.

using Valum;
using VSGI.Soup;

var app = new Router ();

app.get ("", (req, res) => {
    res.write ("Hello world!".data);

new Server (app).run ();


The installation process is fully documented in the user documentation.


  • router with scope, typed parameters and low-level utilities
  • simple Request-Response mechanism
  • complete integration of FastCGI protocol
  • CTPL, a simple templating engine
  • extensive documentation available at


Valum is built by the community under the LGPL license, so anyone can contribute.

  1. fork repository
  2. pick one task from or GitHub issues
  3. let us know what you will do (or attempt!)
  4. code
  5. make a pull request of your amazing changes
  6. let everyone enjoy :)

We use semantic versionning, so make sure that your changes

  • does not alter api in bugfix release
  • does not break api in minor release
  • breaks api in major (we like it that way!)

Discussions and help

You can get help with Valum from different sources:

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