Keep a python script running after browser window closed

sophie_newbie paulgeeleher at gmail.com
Fri Mar 7 17:28:40 CET 2008


Hi,

I have a cgi script that performs a very long computation that can
take several hours to complete. Is there any smart way that I can keep
this script running until it is finished (after the user has closed
the browser) and email them with the results. The email bit isn't the
problem, I just don't know how to keep the code running in the
background. I'm sure there is a smart way to do this...

Thanks!



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