Python for CGI scripting

Dale Strickland-Clark dale at
Mon Aug 5 17:02:16 CEST 2002

Nathan Clegg <nathan-nntp at> wrote:

>Specifically for the CGI case, check out FastCGI (
>There are python modules to keep your process persistent (avoiding the
>startup cost) and a variant to multithread the handler (sharing the
>memory between the handlers).  I believe there are modules for IIS in
>addition to apache.  If you are using apache, you might also want to
>check out mod_snake for an interpreter-inside-the-server solution.
Looking at FastCGI now, thanks.
Dale Strickland-Clark
Riverhall Systems Ltd

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