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From Pablo Cuadrado <pablocuadr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: python web framework suggestions (for Cassandra Web UI) needed
Date Tue, 13 Apr 2010 18:09:17 GMT
Well, so far we are:

Pylons +3
Tornado +2
Django +1
Undetermined +2

I will do some tests and further research, and then I'll see if I
change my vote (now in Pylons) to Tornado.








On Tue, Apr 13, 2010 at 3:04 PM, David Timothy Strauss
<david@fourkitchens.com> wrote:
> I would be happy to help get this going on Tornado. I don't have experience with Pylons.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Pablo Cuadrado <pablocuadrado@gmail.com>
> Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2010 14:33:11
> To: <dev@cassandra.apache.org>; <david@fourkitchens.com>
> Subject: Re: python web framework suggestions (for Cassandra Web UI) needed
>
> David:
>
> Personally, I'm between Tornado and Pylons. I'm willing to run a few
> test cases on both scenarios.
>
> On Tue, Apr 13, 2010 at 2:27 PM, David Timothy Strauss
> <david@fourkitchens.com> wrote:
>> Please use something like Tornado. A Cassandra web GUI should not require a heavyweight
framework and hopefully nothing other than a Cassandra connection to run.
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Pablo Cuadrado <pablocuadrado@gmail.com>
>> Date: Fri, 9 Apr 2010 11:55:46
>> To: <dev@cassandra.apache.org>
>> Subject: python web framework suggestions (for Cassandra Web UI) needed
>>
>> Hi!
>>
>> I made a proposal about building a Cassandra Web UI. One of it's main
>> components, will be Python on the server side.
>>
>> However, as Gary D. pointed out, it will be interesting to get your
>> opinions on which framework to use.
>>
>> I suggested Django for being well-known and largely documented, but
>> any other would do.
>>
>> As far as my experience goes on web development, this is what I -IMHO-
>> think of any web framework, despite the language:
>>
>> - Really small footprint is a plus: "do we really need to include
>> that, and that, and that other thing?"
>> - Flexibility and freedom of code, another plus: "do I really need to
>> inherit that class to do that"
>> - Unneeded features tend to get in our way: like the "auto admin"
>> panels of Django. Or the "FormAlchemy" and "SQLAlchemy" features in
>> Pylons.
>> - Templating features should be truly flexible, and do fast template parsing.
>>
>> Well, suggestions are needed! I would like to know your opinions on
>> Django, Pylons, web2py, TurboGears, etc.
>>
>> Regards!
>>
>

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