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mod_python is an Apache httpd web server module that embeds the Python interpreter within the web server.

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Using mod_python

For examples of how mod_python may be used browse the CategoryExamples listing.

If you want more insight into how mod_python works or finer points that the documentation doesn't cover try looking in the CategoryUnderstanding listing.

Collected wisdom on using mod_python in a secure manner can be found in CategorySecurity.

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