webapp2 is a framework for Google App Engine
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webapp2 is a lightweight Python web framework compatible with Google App Engine's webapp.

webapp2 is 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 also offers the package webapp2_extras with several optional utilities: sessions, localization, internationalization, domain and subdomain routing, secure cookies and others.

webapp2 can also be used outside of Google App Engine, independently of the App Engine SDK.

For a complete description of how webapp2 improves webapp, see webapp2 features.

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Webapp2 is currently maintained by Google Cloud Platform Developer Relations. It is not an official Google product, but is hosted by Google to allow the webapp2 community to continue to maintain the project.

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