The following steps show how to set up the installed Python interpreter as a script engine for use with IIS and ASP.
- Make sure that the Web site containing the Python scripts has an application set up. To do this, perform the following steps:
- In the Internet Service Manager (ISM), right-click the directory that is the application starting point, and then click Properties.
- Click the Home Directory, Virtual Directory, or Directory tab.
- Under Application Settings, verify that the Name text box is active, and that it contains a name.
- If the dialog box is inactive, click Create to create an application, and then give the application a name (the default name is "Default Application").
- Under Permissions, verify that Execute (including script) is selected.
- Verify that application mapping for .py files is set up. To do this, perform the following steps:
- In the ISM, under Internet Information Server, right-click the computer name, and then click Properties.
- From the Master Properties drop-down list, click WWW Service and then click Edit.
- Click the Home Directory tab, and then click Configuration.
- To add the application mapping, click Add, and then create a new mapping by using the following information (substituting the correct path on your computer):
- Executable: "C:\Python20\python.exe %s %s" (The two "%s" after the executable are required for console-based script interpreters but would not be required for an Internet Server API [ISAPI]-based script interpreter).
- Extension: .py
- Script engine: selected.
- Check that File Exists: selected (for security) Click OK.
- Verify that the file and directory permissions are set correctly in the computer's access control list (ACL). For anonymous access, the IUSR_[computername] and IWAM_[computername] user accounts must have at least "read" permission (RX). When using other types of password authentication, the permissions required may vary.
Create a file in a text editor such as Microsoft Notepad, and include the following lines of code. Save the file in the scripts folder as Test.py.
print 'Status: 200 OK'
print 'Content-type: text/html'
print '<HTML><HEAD><TITLE>Python Sample CGI</TITLE></HEAD>'
print '<H1>This is a header</H1>'
print '<p>' #this is a comment
print 'See this is just like most other HTML'
Browse "Test.py" on the Web site:
#do some python stuff here
Browse "Python.asp" on the Web site:
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