Async File I/O
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Sat Feb 19 03:58:23 CET 2000
Windows is loaded with async/event/callback stuff.
I'm no expert for sure but here's some code that worked well.
It wakes up when a file is modified.
Look for this snippet.
int = win32event.WaitForSingleObject( hnd, -1)
> Randall Hopper wrote:
> |Is there a way to perform asynchronous file I/O in Python which is
> |compatible with Tkinter?
> |I believe Tk's fileevent might be it, but I don't see any wrapper in
> |the Tkinter module. Anyone have a code snippet they could share?
> Never mind. I found the code bite I needed buried in Dejanews. The
> for Tkinter (on UNIX) is "createfilehandler".
> UNIX is sufficient for my needs. But what do Tkinter folks do with this
> situation on MSWindows? Sleep and poll? Or is there another API that's
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