1. Ches Martin
  2. QuickWiki


QuickWiki / quickwiki / config / middleware.py

"""Pylons middleware initialization"""
from paste.cascade import Cascade
from paste.registry import RegistryManager
from paste.urlparser import StaticURLParser
from paste.deploy.converters import asbool

from pylons import config
from pylons.error import error_template
from pylons.middleware import error_mapper, ErrorDocuments, ErrorHandler, \
from pylons.wsgiapp import PylonsApp

from quickwiki.config.environment import load_environment

def make_app(global_conf, full_stack=True, **app_conf):
    """Create a Pylons WSGI application and return it

        The inherited configuration for this application. Normally from the
        [DEFAULT] section of the Paste ini file.

        Whether or not this application provides a full WSGI stack (by default,
        meaning it handles its own exceptions and errors). Disable full_stack
        when this application is "managed" by another WSGI middleware.

        The application's local configuration. Normally specified in the
        [app:<name>] section of the Paste ini file (where <name> defaults to
    # Configure the Pylons environment
    load_environment(global_conf, app_conf)

    # The Pylons WSGI app
    app = PylonsApp()

    # CUSTOM MIDDLEWARE HERE (filtered by the error handling middlewares)

    if asbool(full_stack):
        # Handle Python exceptions
        app = ErrorHandler(app, global_conf, error_template=error_template,

        # Display error documents for 401, 403, 404 status codes (and 500 when
        # debug is disabled)
        app = ErrorDocuments(app, global_conf, mapper=error_mapper, **app_conf)

    # Establish the Registry for this application
    app = RegistryManager(app)

    # Static files
    javascripts_app = StaticJavascripts()
    static_app = StaticURLParser(config['pylons.paths']['static_files'])
    app = Cascade([static_app, javascripts_app, app])
    return app