finding domain name
gh at ghaering.de
Tue Sep 23 14:49:21 CEST 2008
Bobby Roberts wrote:
> hi group. I'm new to python and need some help and hope you can
> answer this question. I have a situation in my code where i need to
> create a file on the server and write to it. That's not a problem if
> i hard code the path. However, the domain name needs to be dynamic so
> it is picked up automatically. The path to our websites is
> where xxxxx represents the domain name.
> How can I find the domain name of the current url being viewed.
Depends on the technology/web framework. If you use WSGI, you should use
host_name = environ.get("HTTP_HOST", None) or environ["SERVER_NAME"]
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