[Twisted-Python] How do I run a twisted server directly

Christopher Armstrong radix at twistedmatrix.com
Fri May 14 16:33:01 EDT 2004

Alexander May wrote:
> Thanks, I'll give that a try.  How about my first question, running it
> directly without twistd.  Something along the lines of:
> if '__main__' == __name__:
>   # do something to start application directly

Basically, Don't Do That. It's unlikely there's a good reason to. If you 
just want to learn how it works under the hood, then read twistd's 
source: twisted/scripts/twistd.py. twisted/application/app.py is also 

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