Also it makes sure to serve static content (to avoid deployment issues, I assume). But compared to nginx or apache it is much slower at serving this (not a big surprise). In my dotcloud deployments I've found this to be a bit confusing to make sure nginx handles it instead of Dancer.
My first pass at this was setting up these symlinks in my source tree:
It felt wrong to have this inside source control so I dug around a bit and ran into the postinstall script that is supported by the deploy dotcloud command option.
I added the following link commands to mine to create those nice symlinks:
Nice, pretty and only used for dotcloud deployments.