Python web server weirdness
On 2018-06-07, Steven D'Aprano <steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info> wrote:
> I'm following the instructions here:
> and running this from the command line as a regular unprivileged user:
> python3.5 -m http.server 8000
> What I expected was a directory listing of my current directory.
> What I got was Livejournal's front page.
Looking into the crystal ball and guessing that "got" means you
pointed a browser at "http://localhost:8000/"...
Do you have a file named "index.html" in your home directory?
If the request was mapped to a directory, the directory is checked
for a file named index.html or index.htm (in that order). If found,
the file?s contents are returned;
Grant Edwards grant.b.edwards Yow! I want another
at RE-WRITE on my CEASAR