Start and control an extern program

Axel Koehler axel.koehler at
Sun Mar 14 15:21:45 CET 2004

Helo Miki,

thank you for your help. 

Miki Tebeka <miki.tebeka at> writes:

> Hello Axel,
>> I want to start an extern program  and simple stop it, after a
>> given time, if not succesfull finished.  OS is Linux
> Use a Timer object and os.kill.

But what is a timer objekt? Can't find it in my documentation 
of the python library.


Dipl. Ing. Axel K"ohler,   axel.koehler at      Tel: 030-314 73141
TU Berlin, FAK I,  Sekr. FR 3-15,  Franklinstr. 28-29           10587 Berlin

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