shelve — Persistent Storage of Objects — PyMOTW 3

The shelve module can be used as a simple persistent storage option for Python objects when a relational database is not required. The shelf is accessed by keys, just as with a dictionary. The values are pickled and written to a database created and managed by dbm .

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xmlrpc.server — An XML-RPC server — PyMOTW 3

The xmlrpc.server module contains classes for creating cross-platform, language-independent servers using the XML-RPC protocol. Client libraries exist for many other languages besides Python, making XML-RPC an easy choice for building RPC-style services.

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