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Python Flask Basics Welcome to Flask Clean URL Arguments

Josip Dorvak
Josip Dorvak
18,126 Points

Request String/Routing isn't working

Whenever I run an app, the default name shows properly, however when I added /something or ?name=something, nothing worked. The request string version kept the default name, the new route though crashed. Im running this locally and this is what I have

from flask import Flask

app = Flask(__name__)

@app.route('/')
@app.route('/<name>')
def index(name="josip"):
    return "Hello from {}".format(name)

app.run(debug=True)

1 Answer

Josip Dorvak
Josip Dorvak
18,126 Points

Ahh nevermind I got it. Apparently I had another version of the app running on the same port -.-