Speaker Deck

Josh Triplett - Networking without an OS

by PyCon 2016

Published May 29, 2016 in Programming

Many Python modules, such as socket and select, wrap low-level functionality written in C and provided by the OS. But what if you don't have an OS, and don't want any C code? We implemented client and server networking in Python itself, for a bare-metal environment running without an OS.

Our socket and select implementations support Python HTTP server and client modules, which we'll demo live.