Python CGI Scripts
wtanksle at dolphin.openprojects.net
Mon Aug 16 22:50:36 CEST 1999
On Mon, 16 Aug 1999 20:24:42 +0000 (UTC), Jonathon wrote:
>On Mon, 16 Aug 1999, Rudi Angela wrote:
>>Yep, have a look at Zope, a python based opensource cgi solution:
> From my POV, Zope has two major problems.
Only two :)?
> #1: It expects to run as a server. This is not a good
> thing, from the POV of most IPPs and ISPs.
I'm confused -- since its earliest release it's run under Apache. What
could you mean "run as a server"? Were you expecting it to be a client?
> #2: The documentation is somewhat lacking.
> << This one is easy to fix. >>
You nailed that one right on. It's not easy, but it sure is important.
> I suspect that the same would be true for various other
> people as well.
I'm sorry, what? What are you saying would be true for people?
> A Python equivelent to the Perl CGI.pm module would be a
> very usefull thing to have/do.
I'm pretty sure it's already there, even for people who don't use Bobo.
People have been using Python for CGI scripting for a while.
-William "Billy" Tanksley
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