Quixote vs. Preppy

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Thu Aug 5 23:33:43 CEST 2004

Bruce Eckel wrote:

> I'm looking for something "closer to Python" to develop certain types
> of web systems (rather than going away, forgetting, then coming back
> and struggling with the Z-shaped learning curve for anything more than
> trivial things in Zope). Based on the Quixote presentation at Pycon,
> that looks quite interesting ("web development as if you were a Python
> programmer"), but someone also suggested Preppy from Reportlabs:
> http://www.reportlab.org/preppy.html
> Can anyone compare/contrast these? Thanks.

If all you want is a templating system (Preppy is more of a templating
system, not a Web framework), there's also EmPy:


 __ Erik Max Francis && max at alcyone.com && http://www.alcyone.com/max/
/  \ San Jose, CA, USA && 37 20 N 121 53 W && AIM erikmaxfrancis
\__/ No need to tell me lies / Am I losing you
    -- Chante Moore

More information about the Python-list mailing list