ORB for Python and PHP

Diez B. Roggisch deets at nospam.web.de
Mon Dec 8 22:38:05 CET 2008

Laszlo Nagy schrieb:
> We have a problem here. We have a website written in PHP. and many 
> programs written in Python. The communication between the components is 
> messy. os.system calls are mixed with popen, xml-rpc and others. We 
> would like to make it consistent and portable. We would like to use free 
> software. What are our options? I checked these:
> - Bonobo is the most advanced, but it can only handle C language
> - FNORB is good for Python, but not for PHP
> - OmniORB would be very good for C and Python, but not PHP
> There are others but they do not support both Python and PHP. Should I 
> implement my own ORB, or do you know a suitable solution?

The whole purpose of an ORB ist that it is interoperable. So if you have 
a good python orb (I personally prefer OmniORB), and a good one for PHP 
- connect them.

I would suggest a consistent XMLRPC-interface though.


More information about the Python-list mailing list