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  • *** Apologies for Cross-Posting *** ======================== CALL FOR PAPERS ======================= UMAP2015: 23rd Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization 29th June ? 3rd July ...
    Kevin koidlKevin koidl
    Jan 12, 2015 at 12:54 pm
    Jan 12, 2015 at 12:54 pm
  • I am fascinated by the new WSGI - HTTP/2 discussions. I don't have much to contribute, because my own experience with web development is either very old (when CGI was new and exciting) or uses ...
    Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
    Oct 14, 2014 at 4:47 pm
    Oct 20, 2014 at 9:05 pm
  • One of the issues raised on the github repo was about upgrading to new protocols. Digging into that I think there is a splinter question: how *should* we represent the different network protocols in ...
    Robert CollinsRobert Collins
    Oct 13, 2014 at 9:58 am
    Oct 13, 2014 at 9:58 am
  • Based on last week's public and private feedback on my "native server APIs" pre-PEP, I've done an almost complete rewrite of the previous draft, in order to provide *concrete examples* of the ...
    PJ EbyPJ Eby
    Oct 6, 2014 at 11:15 pm
    Oct 14, 2014 at 6:47 am
  • https://github.com/python-web-sig/wsgi-ng/issues/5 tl;dr - we don't specify whether read(size) has to return size bytes or just not more than size, today. the IO library is clear that read(n) returns ...
    Robert CollinsRobert Collins
    Sep 26, 2014 at 4:14 am
    Sep 27, 2014 at 9:45 pm
  • https://github.com/python-web-sig/wsgi-ng/issues/4 So doing bidirectional streaming is somewhat incompatible with requiring that headers be buffered until actual server side content is available ...
    Robert CollinsRobert Collins
    Sep 26, 2014 at 3:48 am
    Sep 26, 2014 at 8:07 pm
  • Is the write callable still needed? Its documented as a undesirable thunk in PEP-3333; is there a good reason to keep it, or can we make start_response return None and require the use of a generator ...
    Robert CollinsRobert Collins
    Sep 26, 2014 at 3:32 am
    Sep 27, 2014 at 9:38 pm
  • I think this makes sense to address - have replied to the ticket. but tl;dr: inconsistency in this space is likely to provoke bugs, so lets make things consistent. -Rob -- Robert Collins <rbtcollins ...
    Robert CollinsRobert Collins
    Sep 25, 2014 at 6:52 pm
    Sep 25, 2014 at 6:52 pm
  • I'm not sure of the right place to bring this up - I tried to on the web-sig list itself, but the moderator rejected the post. What I tried to post there was """Looks like *every* post to web-sig ...
    Robert CollinsRobert Collins
    Sep 20, 2014 at 10:19 pm
    Sep 20, 2014 at 10:21 pm
  • Anyone want to help moderate the Web-SIG list? Very low activity level. I'd just like to get some more people who can manipulate the levers. Bill
    BillBill
    Sep 15, 2014 at 6:56 pm
    Sep 16, 2014 at 2:33 pm
  • Today (Sept 15, 2014) I just received several posts on web-sig that were apparently first posted in May. An example is a post by mouad ben with subject "Connection close when response is ready". Did ...
    Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
    Sep 15, 2014 at 5:20 pm
    Sep 15, 2014 at 6:12 pm
  • So HTTP/2.0 (http://http2.github.io/http2-spec/index.html) is far advanced, and my puny google-fu cannot find any upstream work on making a) updating and or replacing WSGI to support HTTP/2's new ...
    Robert CollinsRobert Collins
    Sep 13, 2014 at 6:40 pm
    Sep 25, 2014 at 3:54 am
  • Hello, We have released Reahl 3.0.0. * Features: http://www.reahl.org * Installation: http://www.reahl.org/docs/3.0/tutorial/gettingstarted.d.html This release supports Python 3. In order to do that, ...
    Iwan VoslooIwan Vosloo
    Sep 11, 2014 at 7:14 am
    Sep 11, 2014 at 7:14 am
  • Hi All, The CGI spec says: Script authors should be aware that the REMOTE_ADDR and REMOTE_HOST meta-variables (see sections 4.1.8 and 4.1.9) may not identify the ultimate source of the request. They ...
    Collin AndersonCollin Anderson
    Sep 10, 2014 at 6:41 pm
    Oct 14, 2014 at 4:06 am
  • Hi there, I thought I'd also send an announcement about Morepath to the Python web sig. Morepath is a Python web framework geared for creating modern rich-client web applications. It uses routing to ...
    Martijn FaassenMartijn Faassen
    Sep 3, 2014 at 10:37 am
    Sep 3, 2014 at 10:37 am
  • Hello all, We have released Reahl 2.1.2. * Features: http://www.reahl.org * Installation: http://www.reahl.org/docs/2.1/tutorial/gettingstarted.d.html This release adds support for two important ...
    Iwan VoslooIwan Vosloo
    Aug 24, 2014 at 2:18 pm
    Aug 25, 2014 at 6:14 am
  • Hi there, Because I was looking into WSGI over HTTP proxies, I ran into some interesting interactions between the WSGI PEP 3333 and the new HTTP 1.1 RFCs. I've just blogged about it ...
    Martijn FaassenMartijn Faassen
    Aug 19, 2014 at 10:37 am
    Aug 19, 2014 at 10:37 am
  • Hello all, We have released Reahl 2.1.1. This release fixes a number of minor bugs. * Features: http://www.reahl.org * Installation: http://www.reahl.org/docs/current/tutorial/gettingstarted.d.html ...
    Iwan VoslooIwan Vosloo
    May 28, 2014 at 11:43 am
    May 28, 2014 at 11:43 am
  • Hello all, We have made two new releases of Reahl: Reahl 2.1.0 is prompted by user feedback. In this release a number of classes (and related methods) have been renamed, to names that are more ...
    Iwan VoslooIwan Vosloo
    Apr 21, 2014 at 10:15 am
    Apr 21, 2014 at 10:15 am
  • We recently ported Bobo to Python 3. We typically deployed Bobo apps using paste.script, but it hasn't been ported to Python 3 yet. To facilitate using WSGI apps under Python 3, I created ...
    Jim FultonJim Fulton
    Apr 16, 2014 at 11:32 am
    Apr 16, 2014 at 11:32 am
  • Hello all, We have released version 2.0.1 of the Reahl web framework. This version runs on Linux, Windows and Mac and includes installation instructions for these platforms. It fixes a number of bugs ...
    Iwan VoslooIwan Vosloo
    Apr 6, 2014 at 8:23 am
    Apr 6, 2014 at 8:23 am
  • Recently I've been playing with Nodejs and websockets, looks like their community has advanced far ahead of us. For example http://nodejs.org/api/cluster.html The best we've got is something like ...
    EstEst
    Mar 17, 2014 at 12:53 am
    Sep 25, 2014 at 8:44 pm
  • Hi, I couldn't find discussion of this in the archives, but it seems that the URL Reconstruction section in PEP 3333 is recommending poor practice. The issue is the suggested use of the HTTP Host ...
    Michael GrattonMichael Gratton
    Jan 3, 2014 at 7:27 am
    Jan 3, 2014 at 7:27 am
  • Hello all, We have released version 2.0.0 of the Reahl web framework - the first version to be released as open source. * Features: http://www.reahl.org * Installation ...
    Iwan VoslooIwan Vosloo
    Dec 12, 2013 at 10:49 am
    Dec 12, 2013 at 10:49 am
  • Because async was added as an afterthought to WSGI about nine years ago, and we didn't get it right, but it long ago was too late to do anything about it. A properly async WSGI implementation will ...
    PJ EbyPJ Eby
    Mar 24, 2013 at 5:14 am
    Apr 27, 2013 at 10:21 pm
  • No. You are *allowed* to modify the environment, that's part of the WSGI spec. What you *can't* do is trust that nobody *else* will modify it. Which is why you can't use the environment to ...
    PJ EbyPJ Eby
    Mar 19, 2013 at 5:47 pm
    Mar 22, 2013 at 7:02 pm
  • Hi! A quick mail to let you know that we will have a sprint[1] about WebTest[2] at Bearstech, Paris, end of February. Register yourself on the wiki page[2] if you want to join us! You can add your ...
    Gael PasgrimaudGael Pasgrimaud
    Jan 14, 2013 at 11:44 am
    Jan 14, 2013 at 11:44 am
  • The `iiswsgi`_ module implements a FastCGI to `WSGI`_ gateway that is compatible with `IIS`_'s variation of the `FastCGI protocol`_. It also provides `distutils`_ commands for building, distributing ...
    Ross PattersonRoss Patterson
    Oct 30, 2012 at 6:13 pm
    Oct 30, 2012 at 6:13 pm
  • I was at pyconuk over the weekend and came away from that all refreshed and wanting to hack. That combined with the recent release of Python 3.3 had me deciding it was time to start porting ...
    Chris DentChris Dent
    Oct 1, 2012 at 5:07 pm
    Oct 2, 2012 at 7:36 pm
  • Hello! Here's a progress update on "sarge", the deployment tool. Turns out I was trying to address too many concerns at once, so I focussed on the core problem: managing the lifecycle of a version of ...
    Alex MoregaAlex Morega
    Sep 10, 2012 at 4:27 pm
    Sep 12, 2012 at 1:08 pm
  • Probably better off asking on the Python WEB-SIG. I have cc'd this there. http://www.python.org/community/sigs/current/web-sig/ Someone has probably felt that wsgiref implementation should somehow be ...
    Graham DumpletonGraham Dumpleton
    Aug 10, 2012 at 3:16 am
    Aug 10, 2012 at 3:16 am
  • Hi list, I am running a site with django + uwsgi, I have few questions about how WSGI works. 1. Is db connection open/close handled by Django? If it's open/closed per request, can we make a ...
    EstEst
    Jul 13, 2012 at 2:50 am
    Jul 15, 2012 at 8:42 pm
  • Hi folks, I've been tinkering with a tool for hosting web applications. It aims to make deployment easier by automating configuration on the server: starting up processes, linking them to databases, ...
    Alex MoregaAlex Morega
    Jun 20, 2012 at 8:09 pm
    Jun 20, 2012 at 8:09 pm
  • I'm using Paste script to configure a wsgiref server on Windows. And I'm seeing some weird stuff. On Safari, every request gets almost exactly 1 second of latency tacked on (the amount listed in the ...
    Matt ChaputMatt Chaput
    Jun 7, 2012 at 9:09 pm
    Jun 8, 2012 at 1:41 am
  • Hello! There was a discussion here, about an year ago, about ways to deploy WSGI applications to servers. What is the status? What tools are out there, being currently developed, other than Buildout, ...
    Alex MoregaAlex Morega
    Jun 7, 2012 at 8:08 am
    Jun 9, 2012 at 5:35 am
  • Hey I am doing this experimentation where the WGSI server is not started with an host/port or a unix socket, but rather a FD value, corresponding to a socket already bound by the parent process. The ...
    Tarek ZiadéTarek Ziadé
    Jun 5, 2012 at 9:30 am
    Jun 6, 2012 at 6:54 am
  • Recently I was enquiring about the possibility to implement websocket as a WSGI middleware, but I learned that to do that the middleware would need access to the underlying socket. Has there been any ...
    DamjanDamjan
    May 20, 2012 at 12:12 pm
    May 24, 2012 at 12:05 am
  • Hi, Martin expressed concerns that using logging module with stderr output can break web applications, such as PyPI. I couldn't find any proof or denials for this fact, and it became a showstopper ...
    Anatoly techtonikAnatoly techtonik
    May 19, 2012 at 12:36 pm
    May 20, 2012 at 1:05 am
  • Hi, It really bugs me to use Mailman workflow for discussions in 2012. Why a WEB-SIG uses non-web technology for communicating anyway? Is the web still unsuitable technology itself for communication? ...
    Anatoly techtonikAnatoly techtonik
    May 19, 2012 at 11:32 am
    May 22, 2012 at 1:32 pm
  • That's a clever trick for CGI and a great reason to +x a script, since it's so helpful to people who need to deploy against CGI for any reason, but don't want to couple to CGI in the long run. I ...
    Sasha HartSasha Hart
    Apr 3, 2012 at 3:33 am
    Apr 3, 2012 at 3:33 am
  • Moving here as suggested by Terry Reedy as this list may be more interested than -ideas (note: some feedback already used to revise the original proposal, and a very basic patch ? with no tests ? is ...
    MasklinnMasklinn
    Mar 29, 2012 at 10:02 am
    Apr 2, 2012 at 5:21 am
  • Hello I need to be able to call a function when the web application shuts down (SIGTERM/SIGINT) -- the use case is to stop a background thread. I am currently using signals because it seems to be the ...
    Tarek ZiadéTarek Ziadé
    Feb 20, 2012 at 4:03 pm
    Feb 22, 2012 at 11:16 am
  • Perrenial topic, it seems, from the archives. As far as I can tell from PEP 3333, every WSGI application that wants to run on both Python 2 and Python 3 and which uses PATH_INFO will need to define a ...
    Chris McDonoughChris McDonough
    Jan 3, 2012 at 10:52 am
    Jan 3, 2012 at 10:52 am
  • Hello everyone! What is SERVER_PORT supposed to be set to if the WSGI server is only bound to a Unix socket? Some major Web servers (Gunicorn, CherryPy) set it to the empty string. Intuitively I'd ...
    Jonas H.Jonas H.
    Jan 2, 2012 at 2:59 pm
    Feb 20, 2012 at 5:51 pm
  • Does anyone know of a pure-Python WSGI server that: - Is distributed indepdently from a web framework or larger whole. - Runs on UNIX and Windows. - Runs on both Python 2 and Python 3. - Has good ...
    Chris McDonoughChris McDonough
    Dec 27, 2011 at 12:01 am
    Dec 27, 2011 at 12:25 am
  • Who owns and manages www.wsgi.org wiki? The amount of spam the wiki gets now is becoming rediculous. If we care about the wiki, it is time to take the content in it and dump it in github as a project ...
    Graham DumpletonGraham Dumpleton
    Aug 18, 2011 at 9:14 pm
    Apr 16, 2012 at 4:09 pm
  • I've been reading the articles on dirtsimple.org about WSGI-Lite, and am really excited about what I'm reading. I got to the "Where All This is Going" section of "WSGI, Web Frameworks, and Requests: ...
    Joshua J. KuglerJoshua J. Kugler
    Aug 9, 2011 at 12:14 am
    Aug 9, 2011 at 12:14 am
  • I realize this is probably a pretty silly question, but I was wondering if anyone can provide any insight. I've been trying to use the multiprocessing [1] in a WSGI environment and have observed what ...
    Ed SummersEd Summers
    May 2, 2011 at 1:05 pm
    May 2, 2011 at 5:01 pm
  • Apologies for the crossposting. Free half day conference in SF, still open speaking slots (all topics considered). Please excuse the roughness of our web presence. - Sign up at ...
    WhitWhit
    Apr 15, 2011 at 12:05 am
    Apr 15, 2011 at 12:05 am
  • Hi all. I wrote a blog post. I would be interested in reactions from this crowd. http://blog.ianbicking.org/2011/03/31/python-webapp-package/ Copied to allow responses: At PyCon there was an open ...
    Ian BickingIan Bicking
    Apr 1, 2011 at 8:55 pm
    Oct 27, 2011 at 8:27 pm
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