spawning a process using os.spawn

Gabriel Genellina gagsl-py2 at
Thu Jun 11 10:47:46 EDT 2009

En Tue, 09 Jun 2009 15:38:53 -0300, rkmr.em at <rkmr.em at>

> im spawning a script that runs for a long from a web app like this:
> os.spawnle(os.P_NOWAIT, "../bin/", "",
> "xx",os.environ)
> the script is spawned and it runs, but till it gets over i am not able to
> free the port that is used by the web app, or in other words i am not  
> able
> to restart the web app. how do i spawn off a process and make it  
> completely
> independent of the web app?

Try subprocess.Popen instead, setting close_fds=True

Gabriel Genellina

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