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Questions tagged [python]

Python is an interpreted, general-purpose high-level programming language whose design philosophy emphasizes code readability.

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What is this IP? [closed]

I have had many requests recently on a home server I have on a noip.com domain (the x.ddns.net hostname if that helps) from 129.204.88.39 and the URLs are sensible but are in no way related to ...
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How does changing an HTTP referrer header help circumvent crawler blocking

I have been researching different ways a web crawler might be blacklisted/blocked from a web-server and how to potentially circumvent that. One of those ways is to change the referrer header on the ...
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Multiple statements based on video conditions using AWS MediaConvert and AWS Lambda [migrated]

Probably my question will be edited, I have tried to be more specific as possible. Intro: I have followed this guide about start transcoding a video (using AWS MediaConvert and AWS Lambda) after ...
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Running test Python script under Apache 2.4 gives error “end of script output before headers”

I am trying to get a simple web service running on my local computer. In my cgi-bin directory in the Apache24 folder I added an empty file called pywps.cgi with the following content #!C:\ProgramData\...
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Python CMS for existing website [duplicate]

What is the best (I want to code it) python cms to use in an existing static photography website?
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Setting up and running Python scripts on my shared hosting plan

I have a shared hosting plan with a cheap hosting provider. Up until now I was able to survive with just PHP scripts and FTP access. I am interested in learning how to do things with Python however. ...
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Python convert webapp into desktop app or just show a webapp into a box like a desktop app

I'm a full stack web developer. I use python for web scraping and web automation. I was wondering that is it possible to convert a webapp into a desktop app or just a window which runs like browser ...
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Matomo outputs “hostname X doesn't match Y”

Trying to import my webserver's log-files using import_logs.py results in the error: hostname X doesn't match Y. It retries to import the data but eventually gives up. The URL is set properly to the ...
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Hosting options for running a daily run python script which creates a CSV file? [duplicate]

I wish to run a Python script that daily pulls in some prices and creates a CSV file from them. What web hosting and cloud options exist to do this. The script will only run for literally seconds ...
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High Memory (~8GB) pay per compute time server requirement [duplicate]

I'm looking for an AWS Lambda replacement in order to generate map tile images in parallel. Unfortunately Lambda has a memory limit of 1.5GB and some of my source images sizes are 80MB, using around 7 ...
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running multiple website through one site on apache2

I am new to web development but giving it a try to learn and whilst make use of it I have installed sites gogs , pydio and reviewboard on apache2 running on Raspbian. right now I have to start each ...
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How can I run a program using NLTK (python module) in my hostgator server?

I have written a program for natural language processing using NLTK. For this I had to install many modules in my local system. Now I want that program to go live and run on my server. But how can I ...
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Trying to install web2py on a shared server (Dreamhost)

I've been trying to install web2py on a subdomain on my shared account at Dreamhost. There used to be some info in their knowledge base, but it has been removed for outdated. I've found lots of ...
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Free web hosting with python script [duplicate]

I plan to display my Python script run result to share with others. thus, I plan to do a android apps and also a websites. I have use Pythonanywhere to run my python script and send my result to MYSQL....
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Parse Python script on Apache virtual host

I have an up and running Apache server working with PHP on a Centos 6 server. Apache was installed using yum -y install httpd mod_ssl. I now wish to add Python. I installed Python as follows: wget ...
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Is there a scripting or command-line interface to the Apache mod_info module?

I am running an Apache2 web-server. I would like to be able to access the kind of information made available by the mod_info and mod_status modules via the command-line, either through a scripting ...
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updating SQL tables every x seconds (the right way)

I hope this is in the right topic area. Sorry if it isn't. I want to ask the right way to do this task. I have a few service API's I need to query every 30seconds or so that I would like to store in ...
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How to enable python scripts on 123-reg shared hosting? [closed]

I'm trying to use python for scripting on 123-reg.co.uk and the host has no tutorials available. Does anyone have any examples?
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CMS for a blog in Python or Ruby? [duplicate]

Which CMS written in Ruby or Python do you recommend me to choose for my blog? The requirements: being able to upload the images without having them cut their size comments (not really necessary as I ...
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How to setup server, file permissions, and python script so that python script can create files and directories

I have a simple form that submits a select box. When the submit button is pressed I run a python script that needs to create a new directory and add files from an repository. Currently I cannot get ...
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Alternative to Ebay Open Source [duplicate]

I'm looking for an auctioneering cms which is basically a copy of Ebay, but just more modern and open source. I would love it if it would already have a connector to a Big Data DB like Hadoop. Does ...
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Installing Django (or other Python-based) CMS on PaaS Instance?

I have a simple hosting instance with gandi.net which is designed to host python programs and comes with a PostgreSQL database configured. I originally had the instance formatted for PHP and used ...
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How to install OSQA using Xampp on Windows 7 32bit?

I want to install OSQA using Xampp on Windows 7 32bit. I've followed the instructions on this tutorial until the "Install the database server" section. In this section, to create a database, I've used ...
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Running a Python CGI Web App off of a DVD

I have run into a rather unique situation. I need to deploy a web application that uses Python CGI on a DVD. No software can be downloaded onto the computer of the user. Does anyone have any ideas ...
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Google analytics web data vastly different than the core reporting API data

I am trying to pull the exact same data i am seeing in my dashboard via the core reporting API for Google Analytics. However I just dont seem to understand why the data can be so different even for ...
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Best web environment for running python powered website [closed]

I am new into python programming. 1st is was a php developer. Learnt php by poking around the internet. now in my collage course most of the course are based on python or java. So i thought to Get ...
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Sendmail encrypted

I manage a website running on Apache. It has public and private areas. When people apply for an account to access the protected portions of the site, they do a TLS/SSL protected POST containing their ...
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Configuring an Apache server to run Python

I currently have a website set up on an Apache server running on Redhat Linux, and am trying to configure it to be able to run Python scripts. Essentially, I want to allow Python to be executable, so ...
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Which FLOSS Python CMS for video sharing in a school? [duplicate]

I have an university project in which we develop a video sharing system for schools. Our central use cases are as follows: The system has to manage videos (and associated arbitrary metadata) Where ...
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What type of server is using Django/Python? .htaccess is compatible?

I was wondering what type of server is using python & django because i don't know if can i use an .htaccess file and if there is something similar. Thanks.
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How to use Python as a server language from a PHP perspective

I only know server side programming with PHP. To me, I write something into index.php and call http://localhost/index.php and see the results of the PHP script. I have been using CakePHP and ...
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Page for page redirect in Google App Engine

I have recently changed domain name for a webapp I run on Google App Engine and I am wondering if there is a simple way to do a page for page redirect from my old website to the new domain. ...
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Installing python packages on shared hosting?

I will be hosting a Django application on hostgator.com and was wondering how can I install django apps and python packages without using pip, since I won't have access to the root account.
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community driven video platform

I am looking for a platform to build a community-driven education video site. We already have quite a few community web-apps runing on python/django, so something based on these technologies would be ...
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How do I install and run django on iPage (a shared webhost)?

I am using an iPage hosted server and I am willing to use django. As per the provider, they support python inside cgi-bin dir. I would like to know how do I install django on a cgi server if that's ...
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What framework for text rating site?

I want to start a "rate my"-style site. The rated objects are mostly texts. I want it to be rather simple. Features I need: object rating (thumb up, thumb down) object comments object tags related ...
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Migrate from Google App Engine [closed]

I'm working with the app engine platform, python 2.5.x and Django, and I'm looking for other solution to host my web app. Can you suggest me blog, or websites who explain how to install a such ...
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Temporarily share/deploy a python (flask) application

Goal Temporarily (1 month?) deploy/share a python (flask) web app without expensive/complex hosting. More info I've developed a basic mobile web app for the non-profit I work for. It's written in ...
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How to make my page load faster? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Ideas to improve website loading speed? My page gets performance score 79 in yslow which is not bad. Yslow says the parts I can work on are 1) Grade F on Make fewer HTTP ...
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Retry cron job until it successfully excecutes

I'm running a python script on my VPS every day with cron. It only has 768mb ram, and when I run the script manually I often get memory errors from python. However, I usually can just try a couple ...
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How does Facebook saves images to my HDD

How Facebook downloads images, when you click "Download" near the picture? I see, that they are passing some argument: _n.jpg?dl=1 ,but how it is managed 'behind the scenes'?
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EU Python hosting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? I'm looking for Python hosting in EU. I need WSGI support (nginx+uwsgi, apache+mod_wsgi or similar). What are the options, ...
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a good VPS to grow into (cheap at start, multiple sites, php and python, easily custom-configurable) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? We develop and host for many clients. I am choosing an upgrade over shared hosts, preferably a VPS. The new site should be ...
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Need a host which supports OSQA [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to find web hosting that meets my requirements? Hi i'm looking to install OSQA and see how it goes I have a great niche which I think may work real well, but till I get a ...
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Most important linux commands for web development [closed]

What are the most important linux commands to know for development? I currently have the following down ok: cp, rm, mkdir, pwd, ls, scp, ssh, cat, mv, tar, and gzip. What else are commonly used? I'm ...
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Should I work on CSS or apps first?

I am working on my own website for my business, and I need to contract out some assistance. For example, I have the site looking pretty good on Firefox, but it needs help on other browsers. I also ...
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Metrics on “market share” for server-side scripting languages

Does anyone know of any market share information for server-side scripting languages (# of web servers, % of web servers, etc.)? I'm learning how to do server-side scripting with Python (via the ...
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Are there any large web sites written with Python/Django? [closed]

Looking at the list of sites created using django, it seems there are no major web sites that are written using the framework. Why is this? Is django not suited to scalable web sites, or is it in ...