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Leaflet.js Essentials

By : Paul Crickard III, Paul Crickard
Book Image

Leaflet.js Essentials

By: Paul Crickard III, Paul Crickard

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (13 chapters)
Leaflet.js Essentials
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Leaflet with Python and CherryPy

The Python programming language is extremely powerful and has a large number of standard libraries and other third-party libraries. It is also fairly easy to pick up for simple tasks. There is extensive documentation, and a large number of books and different libraries are available on the language. You can download Python from the Python website at Version 3 is the latest; however, Version 2.7 is still in use. It is probably best to start learning with Version 3, but if you have v2.7, it will work with the examples.

In this example, you will use the CherryPy library. You can download the library at

CherryPy is a smaller web framework compared to Django or Pyramid—formerly Pylons. For this example, it will allow you to get up...