fork() and wait()
aahz at pythoncraft.com
Wed Oct 16 21:08:47 CEST 2002
In article <Xns92A79ACF1551Fnmoasypcamimswebcom at 220.127.116.11>,
Chuck May <NmOaSyPcAM at imsweb.com> wrote:
>It appears that this code works, but I am concerned about the timing.
>In the main loop, I am concerned that a job would finish before the
>os.wait() call. Does anyone know if there is a "safer" method of
>achieving this goal?
Use twisted to spawn off several child processes, then use a queue of
some kind to feed work to those processes.
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