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static(root:str, **kwargs) -> Callable[[dict, Callable[[str, List[str]], NoneType]], List[bytes]]

Return a WSGI app that serves static files under the given directory.

Powered by WhiteNoise.


  • root (str): the path to a directory from where static files should be served. If the directory does not exist, no files will be served.
  • **kwargs (any): keyword arguments passed to the WhiteNoise constructor. See also Configuration attributes (WhiteNoise docs).


app (callable): a WhiteNoise WSGI app.