Python in web development

Roy Smith roy at
Sun Mar 3 20:34:52 CET 2013

In article <f1b02b78-62d6-4aa0-a532-eff8921cfc3a at>,
 Sarbjit singh <sarbjit1987 at> wrote:

> Hello All,
> I have been using Python as a scripting language for my office tasks. Now I 
> have been thinking of using (and learning as well) for web development. For 
> my tasks, I need to perform some tasks and report on the web. Now I have no 
> experience of web development with Python. So, I want to conform first 
> whether Python is best for web development. Python is my personal choice for 
> my automation works and I want to extend it for web development.
> I need to develop a html form which would take user input and perform some 
> operations (generate intermediate files) and report result on web.

It's got a bit of a steep learning curve, but django might be what 
you're looking for.  I would start with the tutorial:

and eventually work your way to class-based views and forms:

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