Getting a processes' name?

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Sat Jun 20 05:50:14 CEST 2009

En Tue, 16 Jun 2009 11:42:08 -0300, Daniel Merboth (RIT Student)  
<dcm6293 at> escribió:

> My college uses a program called AccessGrid for video conferencing, and  
> it runs through pythonw.exe. It comes with a python script to kill all  
> processes and exit the program. The problem is, the script kills  
> everything related to pythonw.exe, including my open scripts. I'm  
> looking for a way to get the name of the window or the processname, or  
> something, to differentiate between the running versions of pythonw.exe.

The lazy answer is to make a copy of pythonw.exe under another name, and  
use that to launch the other scripts...
Another way would be to use ExeMaker [1] so the process name is not  
pythonw.exe but another one.

Gabriel Genellina

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