Name: [011] John Montgomery
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Introduction to Python web-programming: CGI [ID:616] (Free) (1/6)

in series: Introduction to Python web-programming: CGI

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CGI is the simplest way of writing web applications. It's quite easy to go from writing command line scripts to writing your first CGI script.

This series should you how to use Python and Python's CGI module to write a simple CGI wiki application.

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nice introduction


Just wrote my first Python CGI application a little while ago. I really look forward to the series!


25. Vidyabhushan Tue, 05 Oct 2010 20:19

Good one


where can I download the files?


helpful


22. davidj411yahoo.com Wed, 14 Apr 2010 20:57

i liked the intro to python cgi (the wiki). i hope i will be able to find the next one that hopefully shows more detail. so far, good experience :)


21. duanedesign Tue, 30 Mar 2010 09:32

Thank you for taking the time to make these videos. Enjoyed them greatly.


20. anonymous Thu, 17 Dec 2009 20:19

I'm not finished yet, but it looks promising...

Looking good.


19. anonymous Thu, 17 Dec 2009 20:16

I'm not finished yet, but it looks promising...


18. anonymous Fri, 06 Nov 2009 08:14

Thank you for your videos!


17. anonymous Sun, 01 Nov 2009 16:31

Thank you for making these videos, they are exactly what I'm looking for!


16. anonymous Thu, 02 Jul 2009 09:33

its helpful...........


15. anonymous Sun, 14 Jun 2009 05:14

Nice


14. anonymous Sun, 14 Jun 2009 05:14

Nice


13. anonymous Sat, 06 Jun 2009 15:15

Havn't looked at it well enough but the first one seems too fast but then it is only an introduction of what is to be covered. Yet to look at the real videos in the series.


12. anonymous Mon, 27 Apr 2009 23:56

good


11. anonymous Thu, 23 Apr 2009 00:17

I've always liked showmedo videos...


Hello John,

You get my vote. Amazingly easy to setup. Question though. Any thoughts as to why the webpage fails to load in Google Chrome? It will load in IE/Mozilla.


I had to play it twice to follow the speech. My first time with showmedo and it is hard to follow the navigation sytem. Where do I go from here.? Rod B


Looking forward to the rest of the series. Cheers!


Very interesting. I'm eager to start the series. Thanks for a good tutorial.


5. anonymous Mon, 23 Jun 2008 18:04

Very Educational, Very Good,


4. anonymous Sun, 22 Jun 2008 16:54

Everytime i go here im excitedThank You Very Much For Showing This Info,


3. anonymous Sun, 22 Jun 2008 15:39

Comprehensive Work, I liked It, Thanks,


2. anonymous Sun, 13 Apr 2008 08:55

i like the way you teach, thumbs up!


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