[Twisted-Python] Re: In Defense of Taps
m at moshez.org
Wed Feb 12 11:21:18 EST 2003
On 12 Feb 2003, William Dode <wilk-ml at flibuste.net> wrote:
> first, use it like classic internet web server (to replace python cgi).
> For this, if we use .rpy and tap, it's easy.
Well, most of it should be documented in using-twistedweb.html
> second, use it for web intranet : it must work on windows. The possibility to
> embed it in a .exe is fine. Just that it could be good to can take out
> what we don't use (tk for example).
I don't understand this: are you trying to get random hosts to be web
servers? Do you need every windows computer to serve HTTP? Or is it
Also, how is .exe better than a real installer?
In a former job, I wrote a Windows installer which basically took existing
installers and ran them in order. It was about a 15 minutes hack.
If you can make this work, just generate one containing a Python installation,
a Twisted installation and your own app installation.
> and last, i would like to use twisted for a shared hosting with virtual
> hosting without using apache and other ftpd...
Well, currently, I think that virtual hostings can work pretty much out
of the box, but we don't have as good a web/FTP integration as we could
> Why not a wiki?
I found wikis are useless as places to get documentation about software.
> I find a lot of tips in the archive of the
Yes, mailing lists are good for that.
Moshe Zadka -- http://moshez.org/
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