[mod_python] Query about FieldStorage

thanos vassilakis thanos at 0x01.com
Thu Jan 16 00:19:10 EST 2003

If you use pso you will have env available in a neat and easy manner:


Or you can always see how in pso we get all the enviromental variables 

good luck,


On Tuesday, January 14, 2003, at 09:49  AM, Tim Parker wrote:

> Hi,
> I have recently installed Python 2.2.2 and Apache 2.0.43, and have 
> configured a directory to execute mod_python.  The problem I have is I 
> do not seem to be able to access any of the environment variables in 
> the Request Object form object.  Below is the part of my httpd.conf 
> file and also the python script that I am using.
> # Adding directory for python
> Alias /python/ "/usr/local/apache2/mod_python/"
> <Directory "/usr/local/apache2/mod_python">
>     AddHandler python-program .py
>     SetHandler python-program
>     PythonPath "sys.path+['/usr/local/apache2/mod_python']"
>     PythonHandler mod_python.publisher
>     Options +ExecCGI
>     PythonDebug On
> </Directory>
> And the python function is as follows:
> def my_test(req):
>   dict = req.form
>   list = req.form.list
>   keys = dict.keys()
>   str = dict_to_str(dict)
>   str = "<H1>Test Page for FieldStorage</H1>\n"+ str + "\nlen(list) 
> %d" % len(list)
>   return str
> If anyone had any ideas or somewhere I can look at some examples for 
> using CGI Environment variables that would be really helpful.
> Thanks in advance
> regards
> Tim.
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