How to stop a SocketServer?
peter at engcorp.com
Tue Jun 25 02:55:14 CEST 2002
Daniel Fackrell wrote:
> "Peter Hansen" <peter at engcorp.com> wrote:
> Any chance I could see a very simple example of this in action? That would
> help my little project out quite a bit.
This is just pulled out of a little server somebody around here wrote
the other week. Out of context it might not help, but maybe the idea
would give you a start. By the way, look into "timeoutsocket.py"
which is a plug-in replacement for the standard socket.py and which
might do the trick for you.
# handle requests, waking up often to check if we should terminate
while not self.sockserver.terminated:
readySocket = select([self.sockserver.socket], ,
if readySocket or readySocket :
if threading.activeCount() < self.threadLimit:
> Would this be something that would allow me to guarantee that the all
> threads of the server terminated within, say, five seconds of the server
> shutdown request?
I believe it would allow you to guarantee that.
I also think Skip's suggestion in another thread is even better if you're
just trying to terminate the whole application.
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