Welcome to pynta’s documentation!

Pynta is web framework written in Python.


Basic Principals

Pynta will always be:

  • flexible
  • scalable
  • complex
  • PEP-oriented
  • on the edge


  • Provide tools for building low volume products.
  • Allow developer to choose any abstraction level to work on.
  • Support most of the popular technologies out of the box.
  • Allow developer to easy add support for any desired technology.
  • Be compatible with any future technology.

Main Features

  • WSGI compatible on most levels (almost everything is WSGI app).
  • Simple and powerful url mapping mechanism (regexes with host and url matching).
  • One app could handle a number of urls for different actions.
  • CRUD support out of the box (using actions mechanism).
  • Different storages support (relational and non-relational):
  • Anydbm,
  • MongoDB via pymongo and/or MongoEngine,
  • (planned) Relational via SQLAlchemy,
  • (planned) Forms processing support (storage integrated).
  • Sessions support.
  • (planned) Authentication support.
  • (planned) Flexible logging mechanism.
  • (planned) Generic administration interface.
  • (planned) Stateful apps support.
  • (planned) Server side interface toolkit (twitter’s Bootstrap and jQuery integration).

Possible Features

These features are still subject for discuss

  • Authorization support (separated from authentication).
  • Django apps support.
  • Visual editor (using interface toolkit).

Indices and tables