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From Pablo Cuadrado <pablocuadr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: python web framework suggestions (for Cassandra Web UI) needed
Date Fri, 09 Apr 2010 16:57:53 GMT
Joseph:

Is it somehow similar to Twisted? am I wrong?

On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 1:55 PM, Joseph Bowman <bowman.joseph@gmail.com> wrote:
> Well Tornado is light weight, it is it's own web server as well, so no need
> to run something like apache in front of it, and is a nice light framework.
> It's an eventd style process, so supports lots of connections very well,
> which would give you more flexibility is designing clients to work with it.
>
> http://www.tornadoweb.org/
>
> On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 12:51 PM, Pablo Cuadrado <pablocuadrado@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Gabriele:
>>
>> Yes, the idea is to make it light-weighted. However, I may add: it
>> would be nice (for us all) to use a framework which the community
>> feels comfortable with.
>>
>> I'm trying to find a balance between features and footprint, having a
>> small footprint is very important, but also, we want something
>> scalable for adding features on next versions of the UI.
>>
>> Sessions, IMHO, are useful in many ways on web interfaces, for
>> example, in user authentication (which the UI should have),
>> preferences, etc.
>>
>> On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 1:42 PM, gabriele renzi <rff.rff@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 4:55 PM, Pablo Cuadrado <pablocuadrado@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >> - Really small footprint is a plus: "do we really need to include
>> >> that, and that, and that other thing?"
>> >
>> > as I can imagine your app won't have any state per se, so you don't
>> > have any DB issues, you probably won't even need sessions, why not use
>> > simpler environments? I loved CherryPy some years ago, and there are
>> > plenty of new microframeworks such as Bottle which seem more fitting
>> > to _this_ bullet point than django and pylons.
>> >
>>
>

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