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gunicorn 'Green Unicorn' is a WSGI HTTP Server for UNIX, fast clients and sleepy applications.

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Gunicorn 'Green Unicorn' is a Python WSGI HTTP Server for UNIX. It's a pre-fork worker model ported from Ruby's Unicorn_ project. The Gunicorn server is broadly compatible with various web frameworks, simply implemented, light on server resource usage, and fairly speedy.

Feel free to join us in

#gunicorn
_ on Freenode_.

Documentation

The documentation is hosted at https://docs.gunicorn.org.

Installation

Gunicorn requires Python 3.x >= 3.5.

Install from PyPI::

$ pip install gunicorn

Usage

Basic usage::

$ gunicorn [OPTIONS] APP_MODULE

Where

APP_MODULE
is of the pattern
$(MODULE_NAME):$(VARIABLE_NAME)
. The module name can be a full dotted path. The variable name refers to a WSGI callable that should be found in the specified module.

Example with test app::

$ cd examples
$ gunicorn --workers=2 test:app

Contributing

See

our complete contributor's guide 
_ for more details.

License

Gunicorn is released under the MIT License. See the LICENSE_ file for more details.

.. _Unicorn: https://bogomips.org/unicorn/ .. _

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