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Run CGI apps under Python WSGI protocol

Project description

Run CGI apps under Python WSGI protocol ([PEP 333](http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0333/)).

This is a simple WSGI application that executes an external process and translates the WSGI protocol to the Common Gateway Interface (CGI).

Example:

>>> from wsgiref.simple_server import make_server
>>> import wsgi2cgi
>>> def app(environ, start_response):
>>>    wapp = wsgi2cgi.CGI('/path/to/executable.cgi')
>>>    return wapp.application(environ, start_response)
>>> httpd = make_server('127.0.0.1', 8000, app)
>>> print "Serving on 127.0.0.1:8000..."
>>> httpd.serve_forever()

The WSGI application can be used with [any server supporting WGSI](http://wsgi.readthedocs.org/en/latest/servers.html).

Install

The module can be installed [from source](https://github.com/reidrac/wsgi2cgi) using setup.py:

python setup.py install

Alternativelly it can be installed with [pip](http://pypi.python.org/pypi/pip):

pip install wsgi2cgi

License

This package is open source under the MIT license terms. Check COPYING file for further details.

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