python processes names

djw dwelch91 at
Mon Apr 5 15:55:22 CEST 2004

Sylwia wrote:
> Hi!
> How to make python programs show up by name is ps (e.g ps -e). By
> default if  we have many different python processes running
> simultaneously, then we can only see python python python for three
> different python processes. I would much rather see
>, and
> listed by ps. Is that possible without
> downloading and installing any non-standard modules?
> Thank you in advance,
> Best wishes,
> Sylwia

You could use proctitle:


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