What is webapp2?
webapp2 is a simple. it follows the simplicity of webapp, but improves it in some ways: it adds better URI routing and exception handling, a full featured response object and a more flexible dispatching mechanism.
webapp2 is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
Who uses webapp2?
6 companies reportedly use webapp2 in their tech stacks, including Homejoy MVP, Shoes of Prey, and Novelistik.
7 developers on StackShare have stated that they use webapp2.
Why developers like webapp2?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use webapp2
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- Compatible with webapp
- Compatible with latest WebOb
- Full-featured response object
- Status code exceptions
- Improved exception handling
- Lazy handlers
- Keyword arguments from URI
- Positional arguments from URI
- Returned responses
- Custom handler methods
- View functions
- More flexible dispatching mechanism
- Domain and subdomain routing
- Match HTTP methods or URI schemes
- URI builder
- Redirection for legacy URIs
- Simple, well-tested and documented
- Independent of the App Engine SDK
- Future proof
- Same performance
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