python program to watch a file - example.

Peter Hansen peter at
Sun Sep 8 08:54:27 EDT 2002

Top-posting Rob Hall wrote:
> Bengt Richter <bokr at> wrote in message
> news:ales54$2un$0 at
>>On Sun, 8 Sep 2002 01:47:12 -0400, "Wayne R" <wayne at> wrote:
>>>I am trying to write a python program that will run as a deamon and
>>>Any ideas or links to more info?
>>Don't annoy people you want help from, for starters.
>>What system are you targeting? (Outlook in the headers says you're on
>>windows generating this abominable mix of actual message and useless cruft).

 > Get a fucking life Bengt!!!

He wasn't that far off, Rob.  The OP asks a question in a
way that suggests Linux ("daemon" is not a typical Windows
term) but posts in HTML from Windows.  Even if the HTML
itself was not as annoying as, say, top-posting is, the
OP still ought to provide a little background to help us
give a useful answer.


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