[Tutor] How to get smooth, terminal-like interaction over the web
bgailer at gmail.com
Wed Nov 26 12:48:52 CET 2008
> I have an idea for a python program I want to write. I want to make this
> program accessible over the web for people to play with. And that's where I'm
> stuck -- I don't know what module, framework, protocol, or whatever to use to
> webify it.
> It's a simple text-based program, the interaction would work perfectly in a
> terminal with the computer printing out lines of text to the user, and the user
> typing in lines of text and pressing return, and this is the kind of
> interaction I want to enable on a web page.
> Can anyone point me in the direction I should be looking, if I want to
> implement this kind of interaction over the net using python? I'm aware of CGI
> and HTML forms and the python modules for it, but I think that would require
> the entire page to be reloaded every time there's an input or output. So am I
> available out there.
> I'm looking for simplicity and ease of use for a python programmer.
Chapel Hill NC
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