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Learn Python. Basics. Lists. Dictionary.In this post we will look at the built-in web server in Python. What is it? The SimpleHTTPServer module that comes with Python is a simple HTTP server that provides standard GET and HEAD request handlers. HTTP POST. Threading and Forking.BaseHTTPServer includes classes that can form the basis of a web server. Python Version Post Reply. Print view. 3 posts Page 1 of 1. BerryPicker. Posts: 176. Joined: Tue Oct 16, 2012 3:03 pm. Location: The East of England. Python HTTP Server with Basic Authentication. In this blog post, we will walk through the procedure of setting up Basic HTTP authentication in Python and Flask.
When we request a resource, the server sends back a header that looks something like this: WWW-Authenticate Basic realmAuthentication Required. This post is next in the sequence of our last article on working with Python sockets. In the previous post, we demonstrated a TCP server in Python accepting and responding requests from a single TCP client. The SimpleHTTPServer module has been merged into http.server in Python 3.Now you know basic functionality. I will describe further improvements for this server in my next blog post. Asynchronous HTTP Client/Server for asyncio and Python. Current version is 3.