CGI templating with python

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Thu Apr 1 04:46:54 CEST 2010

On 2010-03-31 19:38 , KB wrote:
> Hi there,
> Years ago I wrote a LAMP app using python. I find I need a simple web
> data entry tool to store records (stock research) and when I enter a
> stock ticker, to pull up all the past research I have done. I am
> imagining fields like ticker, date, pulldown menus for various
> options, long text for comments etc..
> It's a very light weight application, so I was wondering if using
> something like Cheetah is the best way to do this?
> Or should I research Zope further or are there any other suggestions?

Django will probably get you where you want to go the fastest:

In particular, its admin interface will probably automatically generate a usable 
UI for you without your having to write many templates at all.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
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