info to spice up web pages with python
kdart at techie.com
Mon Apr 3 20:48:21 EDT 2000
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On 3/31/00, 5:25:56 PM, "Geoff Nordli" <geoff at gnaa.net> wrote regarding
info to spice up web pages with python:
> Hello All.
> I normally just use Python to script things, and help me with
> admin tasks. I know very little about web page development.
> I have a young nephew. He is really interested in web page
> him to give Python a go.
by the client (browser). This
allows small scripts to be embedded in web pages. This can be done
because all modern browsers
the same thing with Python
would require a Python browser plug-in, and I'm not aware of any that
exist. There is a Tcl plug-in,
On the other hand, if you want to do server-side scripting (e.g. CGI),
then Python works just fine with
your Apache server. In fact, there is a mod_python (from PyApache
package) available for Apache. This
makes server/CGI scripts run faster, but won't really be necessary for
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