Difference between MOD_PYTHON and the CGI module

Magnus Lyckå magnus at thinkware.se
Sat Sep 28 21:47:15 EDT 2002

Gumuz wrote:
> What are the differences, if any?
> Am i mixing up to things here?
> Suppose I'd like to use python as a 'replacement' for PHP, what do I use?

As far as I understand, PHP typically embeds code in HTML
pages. If you want to do that you want something more than

Have a look at http://www.python.org/cgi-bin/moinmoin/WebProgramming
and look closer at the templating systems.

I recently found CherryPy, www.cherrypy.org , and I like that.

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