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Bottle: Python Web Framework

Bottle is a fast, simple and lightweight WSGI_ micro web-framework for Python. It is distributed as a single file module and has no dependencies other than the

Python Standard Library 

  • Routing: Requests to function-call mapping with support for clean and dynamic URLs.
  • Templates: Fast and pythonic
    *built-in template engine* 
    _ and support for mako, jinja2 and cheetah_ templates.
  • Utilities: Convenient access to form data, file uploads, cookies, headers and other HTTP-related metadata.
  • Server: Built-in HTTP development server and support for paste, fapws3, bjoern,
    Google App Engine 
    , cherrypy_ or any other WSGI_ capable HTTP server.

Homepage and documentation:

Example: "Hello World" in a bottle

.. code-block:: python

from bottle import route, run, template

@route('/hello/') def index(name): return template('Hello {{name}}!', name=name)

run(host='localhost', port=8080)

Run this script or paste it into a Python console, then point your browser to

_. That's it.

Download and Install

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Install the latest stable release with

pip install bottle
or download
__ (unstable) into your project directory. There are no hard dependencies other than the Python standard library. Bottle runs with Python 2.7 and 3.6+.


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Code and documentation are available according to the MIT License (see LICENSE__).

The Bottle logo however is NOT covered by that license. It is allowed to use the logo as a link to the bottle homepage or in direct context with the unmodified library. In all other cases, please ask first.

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