Run as Service

Larry Bates larry.bates at`
Mon Jul 21 18:49:02 CEST 2008

misceverything at wrote:
> I have, in the past, used SRVANY to run a Python app as a Windows
> service.  However, now I am interested in distributing my scripts and
> want to make it as painless for the end user as possible (hands-off is
> best :).  How can you go about running a Python app as a Windows
> service without SRVANY?

Pick up a copy of Mark Hammond's book "Python on Win32".  It has an excellent 
chapter on using Win32 extensions to write Windows Services.  Also you might 
consider looking at usergroup.


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