Simple threading thing

Martin von Loewis loewis at
Thu Feb 28 12:59:25 EST 2002

"Thomas Weholt" <thomas at> writes:

> I got a webserver based on BaseHTTPServer using threads. When it starts I
> want to create a seperate process, a thread, that goes into the background
> and checks the server on given intervals, clearing expired sessions etc. I
> cannot get the created thread to pass control back to the server and let it
> continue. It just sleeps the specified interval and then does it thing then
> sleeps again. The server never gets into action at all.
> Any clues?

What operating system? What do you mean by "create a separate process"?


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