[Twisted-Python] Re: [Twisted-web] twisted.web2 0.1.0 released

Cory Dodt corydodt at twistedmatrix.com
Sat Jun 18 01:35:45 EDT 2005

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Congratulations.  I'm looking forward to integrating it into Vellum.


James Y Knight wrote:
> I'm happy to announce the first release of twisted.web2 today. This  is
> a rewrite/refactor of the twisted.web HTTP server and framework, 
> providing a nicer API (some parts inspired by the resource API that 
> Nevow introduced on top of twisted.web) and many internal  improvements,
> especially in the area of HTTP conformance.
> Some highlights:
> - Fully asynchronous twisted server.
> - Can run as a HTTP/HTTPS server, or behind an apache mod_proxy, or 
> serve requests via SCGI, or even just plain CGI.
> - Supports SCGI clients, CGI scripts, WSGI applications. No new HTTP 
> client/proxy yet, it's still on the TODO list.
> - Also supports most twisted.web resources through a compatibility  layer.
> - Implements HTTP 1.1, including keep-alive, chunking, and pipelining.
> - Has premade, correct, header parsers and generators for most of the 
> headers.
> - Supports streaming data input and output, has a nonblocking 
> multipart/form-data parser.
> - Automatic support for If-[Un]Modified-Since, If-[None-]Match and  Range.
> You can find downloads and documentation here:
>     http://twistedmatrix.com/projects/web2/
> You'll need at least Twisted 2.0.1 as well:
>     http://twistedmatrix.com/projects/core/
> This is still a preliminary release -- the API is not guaranteed to  be
> stable to the next release.
> James
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