Reading pipes in Python
Jeroen van der Ham
jeroen_ at _os3.dot.nl
Sat Dec 6 20:53:38 CET 2003
On Sat, 06 Dec 2003 18:42:35 +0100, Rene Pijlman
<reply.in.the.newsgroup at my.address.is.invalid> wrote:
>This loop is endless, so don't complain to us that it doesn't end :-)
>>what can be done to make it work?
> li = f.readline()
> if not li: break
> print li,
This works, but only for a single line.
The idea is that the pipe takes the place of a log of an application
so that the script can do something because something is written to
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