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NAWP stores content in an sqlite database. It is dynamic, not a static
site generator. It is supposed to run as a CGI script.
+## Why Would Anyone Actually Want to Use it?
+
+Here's a short list of reasons.
+
+* Minimum dependencies. No PHP, no external RDBMS. Just the binary and a CGI-capable web server. If you pass `-static -L -static` on the `csc` command line when building it, you can even have a fully-static binary with no external dependencies at all.
+* Because you don't need the features of a more capable platform; you just want a publishing tool with as little friction as possible.
+* Because you know and love Scheme. You can reason about it and fix it when it breaks. Rest assured, it will break.
+
## Installing
Here is a list of the external Scheme libraries ("eggs" in Chicken Scheme parlance) that NAWP needs: