Mod python

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Embeds Python within an Apache server

Mod_python is an Apache module that embeds the Python language interpreter within the server. This lets Apache handlers be written in Python for faster and more powerful applications than plain CGI.



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Janet Casey

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6 August 2002

Leaders and contributors

See the CREDITS file in the distribution or for a complete list Contributor
Gregory Trubetskoy Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webview
Bug Tracking,Developer,

Software prerequisites

Required to use2.0 is not yet supported)
Required to usePython 1.5.2
Required to use1.6
Required to use2.0 or 2.1; Apache 1.3 (1.3.20 or higher recommended


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