do something in time interval

D'Arcy J.M. Cain darcy at druid.net
Mon Oct 6 21:25:02 CEST 2008


On Mon, 6 Oct 2008 21:13:21 +0200
"Petr Jake?" <petr.jakes at tpc.cz> wrote:
> > I am not an expert, but why not to use time.sleep(5)?
> >
> During the 5s period my script has to do some stuff instead of sleeping.
> Thats why it runs in the loop and once in 5s period it has to trigger some
> other stuff(function, method, action) to do.

Then check out http://www.python.org/doc/current/library/select.html

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