Is it technically possible to give Python option of naming process of running script?

Prasad, Ramit ramit.prasad at
Fri Mar 16 21:14:16 CET 2012

> I was thinging about daemons and system-type stuff.
> One possible problem with linking from one's home directory is that
> home directories are often on different filesystems than /usr/bin (or
> wherever python is).   Using a symlink doesn't work, the process name
> still ends up as python2.6 (or whatever the real binary is called).

Try a hardlink instead of symlink? It seems to work for me.


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