[Python-au] running a socket server as deamon

jack andrews effbiae at gmail.com
Fri Feb 12 07:53:49 UTC 2010

hi james,

> The couple of ideas I have are:
> * Running the socket server as a deamon.
> * Create a monitor process that checks to see if the pid of the socket
> server exists, then if it can connect to the socket port, calls a
> restart on the daemon and exits.
> * Run the monitor process from a cron job.

i would run the monitor process as a daemon that
restarts the socket server after the server exits.

set up a cron job to check the monitor process is
running and start if not.

get init to start the monitor process at startup.

that should cover it.

ta, jack.

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