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In a production environment you should use web2py with Apache or lighttpd. With Apache there are two ways.

The easy way

install mod_proxy and send all your requests to the web2py web server. You would put something like this in your /etc/apache2/sites-available/default

NameVirtualHost *:80
<VirtualHost *:80>
   <Location "/">
     Order deny,allow
     Allow from all
   LogFormat "%h %l %u %t "%r" %>s %b" common
   CustomLog /var/log/apache2/access.log common

or you can use modwsgi. web2py is wsgi compliant. This requires that you use the source version of web2py and you read the modwsgi documentation.

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