Using Python for Web development
stephen_purcell at yahoo.com
Sun Feb 11 07:28:22 EST 2001
billy_bill_1 at my-deja.com wrote:
> I'm new to Python and so far I like what I see!
Then you are a wise and discerning soul.
> I would really like to
> use it for web development as I'm currently using PHP and ASP and I'm a
> bit sick of thier lack of good OO support and the c style syntax etc
> etc (especially php). PHP can be used as an apache module, can python
> be used in this way too? I don't want to have to deal with any of the
> header information stuff as well like in PERL cgi scripts. Any links
> or information anyone can give me to get me on my way?
Some things that spring to mind:
An entire web development and content management platform written in
and customisable with Python.
* 'cgi' module:
Undoubtedly nicer than the Perl equivalent.
Server-side utilities, framework and templating tools for Python
* PSP (Python server pages)
ASP equivalent for Python
"Yet Another framework for developing Web applications in Python"
Cameron Laird has an excellent and more complete collection of alternatives
Hope that helps,
Steve Purcell, Pythangelist
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