[Twisted-Python] re: Congrats / a little newbie confusion

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Fri Apr 4 14:09:32 EST 2003

On Fri, 4 Apr 2003 13:30:39 -0500
"Jeffrey Mathews" <jeff at bodkinpartners.com> wrote:

> As for Peter's question about the need for a CGI.FieldStorage type
> api, it's really only an issue when you're doing huge multipart mime
> posts (e.g., file uploads).  The idea of passing around those results
> (potentially multi megabyte) as strings is kind of frightening.  That
> said, I have no grasp on what issues are raised when handling these
> things asynchronously (the cgi module is all synchronous).

This is indeed an issue and the reason FieldStorage support will return
at some point.

Itamar Shtull-Trauring    http://itamarst.org/
http://www.zoteca.com -- Python & Twisted consulting

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