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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Introduction

    1. What Is Tornado?

    2. Simple Web Services

  2. Chapter 2 Forms and Templates

    1. Simple Example: Poem Maker Pro

    2. Template Syntax

    3. Complete Example: The Alpha Munger

  3. Chapter 3 Extending Templates

    1. Blocks and Substitutions

    2. UI Modules

    3. Summing Up

  4. Chapter 4 Databases

    1. Basic MongoDB Operations with PyMongo

    2. A Simple Persistent Web Service

    3. Burt’s Books

    4. MongoDB: Next Steps

  5. Chapter 5 Asynchronous Web Services

    1. Asynchronous Web Requests

    2. Long Polling with Tornado

    3. WebSockets with Tornado

  6. Chapter 6 Writing Secure Applications

    1. Cookie Vulnerabilities

    2. Request Vulnerabilities

    3. User Authentication

    4. Summing up

  7. Chapter 7 Authenticating with External Services

    1. The Tornado auth Module

    2. Example: Sign in With Twitter

    3. Example: Facebook Authentication and the Graph API

  8. Chapter 8 Deploying Tornado

    1. Reasons for Running Multiple Tornado Instances

    2. Using Nginx as a Reverse Proxy

    3. Using Supervisor to Manage Tornado Processes