Webserver

Packages which serve up django applications as additions or alternatives to the standard mod_wsgi + apache, leaving out pure connectors like fastcgi/flup.

Features currently being evaluated

Feature Description
integrates with virtualenv
robustness How does it handle memory leaks in the application code, hung operations, etc.
C10K proof Performance measure can it handle a large number of simulatenous connections
pip or easy_install enabled is it a one step install with easy_install or pip?
pip install <package_name>
https Can serve https protocol by itself
standalone Acts as a standalone webserver for production use or requires use behind another
webserver such as Apache or Nginx
integrates with django manage.py commands is it possible to run the server as a management cmd---like the builtin
runserver cmd. Just add as an installed app to your project

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Package gunicorn uWSGI waitress django-sslserver django wsgiserver django-cpserver Django DDP
Package gunicorn uWSGI waitress django-sslserver django wsgiserver django-cpserver Django DDP
Description gunicorn 'Green Unicorn' is a
WSGI HTTP Server for UNIX,
fast clients and sleepy
applications.
uWSGI application server
container
Waitress - A WSGI server for
Python 2 and 3
A SSL-enabled development
server for Django
adds django management command
to use cherrypy's wsgi
webserver without needing to
install all of cherrypy.
Differs from original
django-cpserve...
Management commands for
serving Django via CherryPy's
built-in WSGI server
Django/PostgreSQL
implementation of the Meteor
server.
Category Other Other Other App App App App
# Using This 110 31 2 1 1 1 1
Python 3?
Development Status Production/Stable Unknown Mature Unknown Production/Stable n/a Beta
Last updated Sept. 6, 2021, 3:28 p.m. July 15, 2021, 4:33 a.m. Sept. 8, 2021, 10:28 p.m. Dec. 9, 2019, 9:24 p.m. Aug. 2, 2013, 5:32 p.m. Aug. 11, 2009, 9:17 p.m. Jan. 28, 2016, 12:28 a.m.
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Documentation N/A N/A N/A
integrates with virtualenv  .
Use -H option to assign virtualenv directory.
robustness Super robust. Can use mode that automatically restarts hung application code
C10K proof
pip or easy_install enabled
https
standalone Not usually recommended. Use behind another webserver to avoid problem with slow clients. No. Acts as a connector like fastcgi to a webserver like nginx (which has support built-in on the 0.8.x branch). Integrates with nginx, apache, cherokee, lighthttp. For fast development, it does have a standalone webserver. Yes, for low-medium volume sites. But often used behind other servers. Based on CherryPy's webserver. A fork of django-cpserver Yes, for low-medium volume sites. But often used behind other servers. Based on CherryPy's webserver
integrates with django manage.py commands  . manage.py runwsgiserver Yes. manage.py runcpserver
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