BlueberryPy is a CherryPy project skeleton generator and a collection of tools, plugins and utilities for CherryPy - the minimalist Python web framework.
What does it offer?
BlueberryPy is offered as a set of CherryPy tools, WSPB plugins and extra utility modules. All the components are optional and completely pluggable without any intermodule dependencies, so you can safely pick and choose just the components you want.
- SQLAlchemy ORM plugin with two-phase commit support
- Per-request SQLAlchemy ORM session tool
- Redis session storage
- Jinja2 template engine
- Webassets asset pipeline integrated with Jinja2
- Application specific logging
- CherryPy project skeleton generator
- Preconfigured console for experimenting inside a generated project
- YAML configuration for CherryPy, Python's logging module and Webassets
- Convenient Email module for sending text and HTML emails
- JSON tools to convert to and from SQLAlchemy models
- CSRF token
pip install blueberrypy
pip install https://bitbucket.org/wyuenho/blueberrypy
Note: You should probably install it inside a virtualenv.
Once BlueberryPy is installed, a script called blueberrypy should be available on your PATH.
usage: blueberrypy [-h] [-v] [-C CONFIG_DIR] [command]
BlueberryPy lightweight pluggable Web application framework command line interface.
Type 'blueberrypy -h' or 'blueberrypy --help' for general help.
Type 'blueberrypy help ' for help on that specific command.
help print this help or a command's if an argument is given
create create a project skeleton
console BlueberryPy REPL for experimentations
bundle bundles up web assets (type 'blueberrypy help bundle' for details)
serve spawn a new CherryPy server process
command the action to perform
-h, --help show this help message and exit
-v, --version print version information and exit.
-C CONFIG_DIR, --config_dir CONFIG_DIR
path to the config directory
To create a project skeleton:
After you've answered a couple of questions, you should see something similar to this:
Your project skeleton has been created under /path/to/your/project .
Routes (RESTful controllers): True
If you install a development version of your package now, the dependencies will be automatically installed for you as well:
pip install -e .
You can install the optional speedup packages too:
pip install blueberrypy[speedups]
Finally, you need to install a database driver such as psycopg2:
pip install psycopg2
Now your package is ready to be served:
Type http://localhost:8080 into your browser's location bar and voila!