Python & cgi on win98--tinyweb problems, etc
bit_bucket5 at hotmail.com
Fri Nov 16 03:13:57 CET 2001
On 15 Nov 2001 17:58:56 -0800, Paul Rubin <phr-n2001d at nightsong.com>
>Chris Stromberger <bit_bucket5 at hotmail.com> writes:
>> Hadn't thought of that. Do you mean CGIHTTPServer? The docs say
>> "Note: This module is Unix dependent since it creates the CGI process
>> using os.fork() and os.exec()." so that won't work for win98, unless
>> I'm missing something.
>I don't see how to run cgi's without forking. That's more or less the
>definition of a cgi. So I was thinking more in terms of extending
>BaseHTTPServer to run your Python code directly on parsing the request.
Well, I'm not familiar with BaseHTTPServer (obviously), but it sounds
intriguing. I'll look into it. Thanks for the suggestion.
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