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

Itamar Shtull-Trauring itamar at itamarst.org
Sat May 15 07:08:47 EDT 2004

On Fri, 2004-05-14 at 22:02, Alexander May wrote:

> I cribbed from twistw and did this:

Looks fine.

> Presumably I've committed all sort of horrors writing this code.  Please
> feel free to enlighten me to the error of my ways.  Also, I'm curious what
> is the function of the following line of code (marked with a *) is which I
> saw in twistw:
> *   app.startApplication(internet.TimerService(0.1, lambda:None), 0)

This is so Ctrl-C will be responsive on Windows, otherwise it doesn't
happen until the event loop wakes up - which may be quite a while if no
networking is going on.

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