Python Webserver

Benjamin Schollnick rfreedm1 at
Fri Jun 25 04:23:01 CEST 1999

On Thu, 24 Jun 1999 21:13:13, Bill Anderson <banderson at> 

> > I don't know if I've dreamt, but I think I saw something about
> > a webserver written in Python. (It's not the embedded-in-Apache-thing
> > I'm thinking of)
> > Now I just can't seem to find it anywhere, so does someone know anything
> > about this. Hipshots are welcome. I thought it'd be something fun to
> > play with.
> Is Zope the 'embedded-in-apache-thing' you refer to?
> If so, you should note that it doesn't *need* apache, and can be used
> seperately (I do it this way).
> Zope 1.1x uses the Python httpserver mentioned in some of the other
> posts, whereas zope 2.0.x(alpha!) uses Zserver, based on Medusa, as
> mention in the other posts. :-)

There is also a web server included in the python source library
(basehttpserver, simplehttpserver, cgihttpserver)

I'm also using those files as a basis for a slightly different 

		- Benjamin

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