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A simple WSGI way to serve static (or mixed) content.

Project Description

This distribution provides an easy way to include static content in your WSGI applications. There is a convenience method for serving files located via pkg_resources. There are also facilities for serving mixed (static and dynamic) content using “magic” file handlers. Python builtin string substitution is provided and it is easy to roll your own handlers. Also provides a command of the same name as a convenience when you just want to share a little content over HTTP, ad hoc.

Note: A Python 2.7/3.3 compatible fork of Luke Arno’s static package.


  • six # For Python 2/3 compatability.
  • werkzeug # For replacing the deprecated Python stdlib rfc822 functionality.

Test Dependencies

  • requests - For checking the output

Running Tests

Inside a virtualenv:

python test


0.1.4 (2013-07-29)

  • Fix

0.1.3 (2013-07-29)

  • Tests against serving of image files working in all places

0.1.2 (2013-07-28)

  • Added tests against serving of static files
  • Mild cleanup

0.1.1 (2013-07-27)

  • Added six and werkzueg as dependencies to deal with Python 3 compat issues.
  • Fixed a number of subtle Python 3 problems
  • Removed last traces of Kid usage from the project.

0.1.0 (2013-07-27)

  • Frustation
  • Inception
  • First release on PyPI

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