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Flask is a micro-framework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.

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Flask route to pull data from database for getJSON to process

I am developing a reporting application in Flask where I pull data in a route function from a postgresql database and jsonify the data. On the client side I have ...
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Is this implementation for token based authentication in flask-peewee secure and efficient?

I'm making an app with a Flask API backend using a Flask-Peewee ORM and an AngularJS frontend. The Flask-Peewee ORM doesn't support token based authentication, so I decided to try to implement this ...
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Utilization of Steam APIs and web-scraping

Some background info here: This is a small fun project I made utilizing Steam APIs and web-scraping This is the first time I've ever used Python, so I'm not very familiar with the language I used ...
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Simple web application for benchmark

There is an article where the author tries to compare performance of different web stacks. The result looks pretty controversial. I try to prove that in real use case the difference between scores of ...
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How to better indent multiline strings with many string formatting args?

I have a function, that is used in flask, for logging application errors: ...
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Multi-dictionary API using Python Flask-RESTful

I'm working on a simple online dictionary tool, using Python Flask-RESTful as the RESTful API backend. The dictionary tool is modular, it can handle multiple dictionaries, implemented as independent ...
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Subclassing Flask for Permissions with Google App Engine

I'm trying to set up a very lightweight permission system using Google App Engine and Flask. The end result I am hoping for is that each individual view is its own permission, and in an admin panel ...
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Caching a function view for a day

I am writing a flask app that I will deploy it on Heroku to test it. There is a page that will generate daily photos and information based on a JSON file. The view is valid for 24 hours beginning from ...
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First flask app critique

I just started with Python a month ago, and with Flask this week. This is my first project. I am curious about general style, proper use of Python idioms, and Flask best-practices. ...
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Python flask web app, simplification

I am writing web application using flask framework + mongodb. I have an issue, should I use classes for my mongo entities or just use dictionaries for them. ...
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Simple Python Flash app using Wikidot API to transfer pages between two wikis

Here's a simple Python Flask app. It uses the Wikidot API to transfer pages between two wikis. I'd like to hear your input on the best way to refactor this code. Here are a couple of questions I ...
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Database calls with Python Flask and SQLAlchemy

I am creating a Python Flask webservice and this is basically how I am doing all of my database calls if a webservice needs to interact with the database: ...
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Flask-SQLAlchemy models and unit-testing

This is my first time building anything remotely like a robust database. I'm midway through designing it and I would be grateful if you have suggestions or have found any logical errors. Goal: allow ...
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Website menu with Flask

I wrote some code in Flask for site menu: ...