[ANN] mod_wsgi 0.0.5

Manlio Perillo manlio_perillo at libero.it
Mon Dec 3 22:47:45 MSK 2007

I'm pleased to annunce the 0.0.5 release for mod_wsgi.

mod_wsgi is an implementation of the WSGI PEP
(http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0333/) for the Nginx web server.

Here is the changelog:

   - Fixed a severe bug, caused by a wrong size declared for the

     The value used was the size of the LogObject, and this was not
     causing problems only because
     sizeof(LogObject) > sizeof(StateObject).
   - Replaced sys.stderr with a LogObject instance, so that WSGI
     applications can use it for logging.
   - Bug fix: sys.argv is not initialized for the main interpreter.

     PySys_SetArgv is used for the initialization (it will add the
     nginx executable path directory to sys.path).
   - Removed the wsgi_python_path directive.

     Use the PYTHON_PATH environment variable with the `env` directive,
   - Added support for the `env` directive.

     WSGI applications will now use only environment variables
     explicitly declared with the `env` directive;
     in previous revisions they inherited variables from the initial
   - Improved the conformance for SCRIPT_NAME and PATH_INFO variables.

Manlio Perillo

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