A python program as a Win "Service" or Unix "Daemon"?

Mike Steed MSteed at altiris.com
Thu Mar 16 17:17:52 CET 2000

On the Windows service side, you can use srvany from the NT Resource Kit to
run an arbitrary program as a service.  I have successfully run Python
scripts as services this way.


> From: Alessandro Bottoni [mailto:Alessandro.Bottoni at think3.com]
> Sent: Thursday, March 16, 2000 9:15 AM
> To: 'Pyhon List (Messages)'
> Subject: A python program as a Win "Service" or Unix "Daemon"?
> Is there any way to install a Python program as a Unix Daemon 
> or a Windows
> Service? (Together with an instance of the interpreter, of course..)
> Is there any module to help the programmer to develop this kind of
> applications?
> Thanks
> --------------------------------
> Alessandro Bottoni
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