Python for CGI scripting

Dale Strickland-Clark dale at
Mon Aug 5 11:01:35 EDT 2002

"Steve Holden" <sholden at> wrote:

>You should at least consider the following options:
>    1. mod_python
>    2. mod_snake
>    3. FastCGI
>Each of these in some way allows you to take advantage of a Python
>interpreter that was already loaded, and each requires a different
>accomodation to its conditions in the CGI scripting technique you use.
Thanks for those.

I should have mentioned that we're using IIS, which seems to rule out
mod_python. Mod_snake appears to be dead but FastCGI looks promissing.

Dale Strickland-Clark
Riverhall Systems Ltd

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