[mod_python] how do I eliminate the .py extension in url?

Rob Nichols rob at robnet.com
Fri Feb 11 20:51:09 EST 2005

On Thu, Feb 10, 2005 at 11:37:25PM -0500, Graham Dumpleton wrote:
> When you use "req.sendfile()", the job of sending back the contents of the
> file is carried out by Apache. Thus, it isn't strictly being done by any Python
> code.

Cool, thanks.  

> The alternative to using "req.sendfile()" in this case where the physical
> file resides at the same spot as the URL would match to anyway, is to
> simply return "apache.DECLINED". By doing this, Apache will continue
> to process the request and will serve up the contents of the file as per
> normal.

Even cooler.  Thanks very much for the information.

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