Unbuffered stdout

Gerrit Holl gerrit.holl at pobox.com
Mon Nov 29 17:43:22 CET 1999


leon wrote:
> I use it into a cgi script, with apache, and for my IRC like, I must do
> a thing like :
>     while 1:
>         strLine = self.pRoomFile.readline()
>         while strLine:
>             sys.stdout.write(strLine)
>             sys.stdout.flush()
>         strLine = self.pRoomFile.readline()
>         time.sleep(1)

Are you sure you printed the 'Content-type: text/html\n\n'? And are you
also sure you checked the error logs? Does it run from the command line?

regards,
Gerrit.

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