Windows service in production?
mail at timgolden.me.uk
Wed Aug 17 14:17:22 CEST 2011
On 16/08/2011 15:46, snorble wrote:
> Interesting. Normally I would use py2exe then do "myapp.exe -install"
> to install the app as a service. How do you handle installing the
> service? Also what does the service show under the properties, for the
> executable? "python.exe script.py" or something else?
To install, I simply invoke the Command-line handler which comes with
the pywin32 service utils:
if __name__ == '__main__':
(I imagine that's what py2exe's doing for you behind the scenes).
The executable shows as pythonservice.exe. The short and long
display names can of course be whatever you like.
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