Uvicorn is an ASGI server based on
httptools, with an emphasis on speed.
You can install Uvicorn with
python -m pip install uvicorn
When Uvicorn is installed, a
uvicorn command is available which runs ASGI applications. Uvicorn needs to be called with the location of a module containing a ASGI application object, followed by what the application is called (separated by a colon).
For a typical Django project, invoking Uvicorn would look like:
This will start one process listening on
127.0.0.1:8000. It requires that your project be on the Python path; to ensure that run this command from the same directory as your
For more advanced usage, please read the Uvicorn documentation.